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    A Writer’s Life Revealed: Kirby Larson

    This is the third post in the series A Writer’s Life Revealed, where authors and writers share insights into their writing lives. Last week Jacqui Lipton shared her wisdom with us. Today, Kirby Larson, our third contributor, joins us on Blogging Story! Kirby Larson and The Writer’s Life A snippet of a family story converted Kirby Larson from history-phobe to history fanatic, resulting in the Newbery Honor book, Hattie Big Sky. She is the author of the Dogs of WWII series for Scholastic, which includes Dash, a Scott O’Dell Historical Fiction Prize winner, and the Audacity Jones series. With her dear friend, Mary Nethery, she has written two award winning nonfiction…