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Cynthia Furlong Reynolds

An award-winning journalist, Cynthia Furlong Reynolds has written a dozen children’s books, a chapter book series for elementary students, several novels, six histories, and a writing textbook. The author of Grammie’s Secret Cupboard and Across the Reach, she has won two Michigan Notable Book Awards, a 2008 Mom’s Choice Award, and the Young Hoosier Book Award 2004-05. She frequently works with students of all ages on writing projects within schools, and she offers Teachers as Writers workshops for faculty members. Reynolds, who is an eleventh-generation Maine native, currently lives in the country outside Ann Arbor, Michigan, but she can often be found in York, Maine, or along the shores of Pleasant River Lake in Beddington, Maine.

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