Donna Marie Merritt

Watertown, CT 06795

Author's Bio

Donna Marie Merritt is the author of six poetry books. Her newest is NO WINTER MAINTENANCE. For more info, go to http://donnamariebooks.com/poetry-books. Donna is also the author of 17 children's books, including TEENSY MEENSY MICE. For more info, go to https://donnamariebooks.com/childrens-books.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Cancer: A Caregiver's View
(Avalon Press, 2011)
, Her House and Other Poems
(Stairwell Books, 2013)
, No Winter Maintenance: Pass at Your Own Risk
(YBK Publishers, 2017)
, What's Wrong with Ordinary?
(Avalon Press, 2012)
Anthologies: 
Dear One: A Tribute to Lee Bennett Hopkins
(National Council of Teachers of English, 2009)
, Garbanzo Literary Journal, vol. 5
(Seraphemera Books, 2015)
, National Geographic Book of Nature Poetry
(National Geographic, 2015)
, One Minute till Bedtime
(Little, Brown & Co., 2016)
Journals: 
Book Links, Caduceus
Chapbooks: 
Job Loss: A Journey in Poetry
(Avalon Press, 2010)
Prizes Won: 
Teachers’ Choice Award from LEARNING MAGAZINE for Big Book Math, 2009; Teachers’ Choice Award for Children’s Books, Math Matters, 2008; Teachers’ Choice Award for Big Book Science, 2007; YA Fiction Award, CHILDREN’S WRITER, 2005; Poetry Award from DIMENSIONS (college literary magazine), 1984

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Other
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Rome, NY
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Last updated: Feb 20, 2019