Join (free) | Login  

   Your Online Literary Community! 
 Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

Signed Bookstore | Authors | Books | Stories | Articles | Poetry | Blogs | News | Events | Reviews | Videos | Success | Gold Members | Testimonials

Featured Authors:  Deanna Jewel, iSara Coslett, iKeith Wright, iDarryl Jenkins, iGary Rodriguez, iM Cates, iMyra Darwish, i

Home > Author > Carol Hanrahan
Carol Hanrahan

· Become a Fan
· Contact author
· Books
· 1 Titles
· Add to My Library
· Share with a friend
Member Since: Mar, 2010

Carol Hanrahan, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

  Carol Hanrahan           

Share  Save   [ Subscribe]        

The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.

Background Information

Background:  One husband, three children, two dogs, three cats, one horse.

Stay-at-home Mom after a brief stint in the aerospace industry as an engineer.   

Motivations in writing:  I wrote Baling over the course of a year, during which I was taking a couple of online writing classes.  Although some aspects of the story are loosely based on childhood memories, most of the story came from my imagination.  I wanted to write a story that showed the quiet peacefulness of the countryside and mix in lots of teenage adventure, danger, and a little romance.

Birth Place
Springfield, IL USA

Working Girl Reviews awarded Baling four slippers.

I really enjoyed this story. The author has a lovely talent for describing the joy of country living. Indeed, the writing was so vivid I could almost smell Aunt Jess’ chocolate cake baking in the oven, see the beauty of the starry night sky, and feel the soft whisper of the summer breeze. The story was very well paced, with a nice balance of action-packed scenes to keep the pages turning, and plenty of quiet moments where I could pause to savor the beauty of the landscape. The story is strong on family values, and is a refreshing reminder of life’s simple pleasures. - Working Girl Review

Additional Information

I have also written several short stories. A Wild Ride - a bedtime story for children Three Hidden Chicks - a bedtime story Early Morning Trail Ride Timberwolf - a spooky short story

Featured Book
The Great Canadian Adventure: From Indian Country To Nation
by Rosemary Patterson

The history of Canada from European contact to the present day acknowledging the contribution of First Nations people to the existence of Canada as separate from the U.S...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Featured Book
The Bearwalker's Daughter
by Beth Trissel

A Handsome frontiersman, Mysterious Scots-Irish Woman, Shapeshifting Warrior, Dark Secret, Pulsing Romance…The Bearwalker’s Daughter..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.