C.M. McGuire


Reader & Writer

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I've been telling stories for as long as I can remember. As a student, it was how I remembered my facts. As a camp counselor, it was how I got the girls to do their chores. As a teacher, it is my greatest joy to push my students to dig deep inside of themselves to find the stories they need to tell.
I am a member of the Houston Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and have had the luck to attend more than a few conferences. I was even nominated for our regional mentorship award this last year!
My fondest wish will be to finally see one of my manuscripts in print with my name on it in the book store.

Favorite Books

I tried answering this question. I ran out of space.

Favorite Quotes

"Be proud of your place in the cosmos. It is small, and yet it is." (WTNV)

"Almost all good writing begins with terrible first efforts." (Anne Lamott)

"Though she be but little, she is fierce." (Shakespeare)

Favorite Genres

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Most Recent Blog Posts

Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Check out the final title and cover for C.M. McGuire's debut!

Since Holly first reached out to me, this whole process has felt unreal. It’s felt easy to forget that it’s really happening because, frankly, it seems too good to be true. Pretty soon, my book’s going to be in stores and available for people I don’t know living in places I’ve never been to read. It took so much polishing, … Read More


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