Lyn Fairchild Hawks writes YA contemporary fiction and short stories. She is represented by Amy Tipton of Signature Literary Agency. Lyn is the author of the novel, How Wendy Redbird Dancing Survived the Dark Ages of Nought; co-author of the graphic novella, Minerdaand author of the short story collection, The Flat and Weightless Tang-Filled Future.  A lifelong educator, Lyn also designs differentiated lessons making Shakespeare accessible to students and edits the resource blog and free curriculum provided by Duke TIP, Teachers Workshop.

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Check out Teachers Workshop, a resource blog for educators of the gifted, led by Lyn.

Read Lyn’s latest novel, Caleb in Minor Key, at Radish.

Read Lyn’s article, “Pitch Perfect,” about queries and finding an agent, in C Hope Clark’s Funds for Writers.

Lyn’s finished YA novel on submission is @NervesofSteel, and her WIP is No Small Thing.

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