is a multiple award-winning children's author, Honorable Mention in the 77th and two Honorable Mentions in the 78th Annual Writer’s Digest
Writing Competitions, A Sandy Grave
~ Story Monster Approved and Beach Book Festival Honorable Mention 2014, The Golden Pathway
~ Literary Classics Silver Award & Seal of Approval Recipient Picture Book Early Reader, Readers Favorite 2012 International Book Awards Honorable Mention, Global eBook Awards Finalist Children’s Picture Book Fiction, and Preditors & Editors Readers Poll 2010 Top Ten Children’s Books.
Her interest in ocean life resulted in writing and publishing A Sandy Grave
(January 2014). Other books by McDine, Powder Monkey
(May 2013), Hockey Agony
(January 2013) and The Golden Pathway
(August 2010). A fifth book is in the publishing pipeline with Guardian Angel Publishing. She writes and moms from her home in the historical hamlet Tappan, NY. McDine is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators. Tappan, NY. Visit www.donnamcdine.com.