“I am a school librarian who loves placing those just-right books into the hands of children.”
A member of the Writers’ League since May, Patricia Vermillion lives in Dallas, Texas.
Scribe: In what genre(s) do you write?
Patricia Vermillion: I write children’s books.
Scribe: What author would you most like to have a drink with, and what’s the first question you would ask them?
PV: Eudora Alice Welty. I’d ask her, “Does your photography inspire your writing?”
Scribe: If you were stranded on a deserted island, what book would you want to have with you to keep you sane?
PV: I’d want to have The Catcher in the Rye.
Scribe: What have you learned from your association with the Writers’ League?
PV: There are a lot of Texas writers!
Scribe: Where do you see your writing taking you (or you taking it) in the future?
PV: Hopefully, publishing more children’s books!
Scribe: Here at the Writers’ League, we love sharing book recommendations. What’s one Texas-related book that has come out within the past year that you couldn’t put down?
PV: I’d recommend Wishtree by Katherine Applegate.
Scribe: Is there anything else about you that you would like to share with the world?
PV: I am a school librarian who loves placing those just-right books into the hands of children. You can visit my website here.
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