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May 2018 Notable Maryland Author Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard

Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard, (1927 - ) “My mission broadly is to get kids connected to books ... I want to remind children that they have stories.” Born in Baltimore, raised in Boston, and currently living in Pittsburgh, Howard is the author of ten picture books for children and is the...

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April 2018 Notable Maryland Author Tom Clancy

Thomas Leo Clancy Jr. (1947 – 2013) "The human condition today is better than it's ever been, and technology is one of the reasons for that." Tom Clancy was an American novelist responsible for creating the Espionage Techno Thriller genre. Like most new authors, Mr. Clancy, in 1984, was full...

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March 2018 Notable Maryland Author Nora Roberts

Eleanor Marie Robertson (Oct 10, 1950 - ) “I need to write to be happy.” Nora Roberts was born in Silver Spring, Maryland, the youngest of five children. She married young and settled in Keedysville, Maryland. When her sons were born she stayed home and tried every craft that came alon...

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