Mindy Hardwick's books for children and teens include: STAINED GLASS SUMMER which is a 2013 Epic ebook award finalist in Children’s, and young adult novel, WEAVING MAGIC. She can also be found writing sweet, contemporary romance available in ebook including: VINTAGE VALENTINE, LOVE’S STORMS, LOVE’S BID, and LOVE’S CHRISTMAS GIFT.
Mindy facilitates a poetry and young adult literature workshop at Denney Juvenile Justice Center. The youth's poems can be seen on their blog at: www.denneypoetry.com
She is currently working on a memoir about the experience in the poetry workshop.
Mindy holds an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Vermont College. She teaches classes on writing for children and children’s literature for educators in the Seattle Pacific University SPIRAL Program. Mindy is included on the Washington State Arts Commission Teaching Artist Roster. She lives in Lake Stevens.