Kim Piddington was an educator of middle grade children for twenty years. She is the Regional Advisor for the Missouri Chapter of SCBWI, an international organization for writers & illustrators of children’s literature, and is a National Writing Project Teacher Consultant. Her novel Momma Don't Own a Machine Gun won first place in the Pike's Peak Writer's Fiction Contest, Children’s Category under the title The Summer of 1925. She is a member of ALAN and several local writing groups, The Springfield Writers’ Guild, The Ozark Romance Authors, and The Ozark Writers League. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, gardening, riding her horses, baking, and traveling.
Learn more about Kim on her website.