Angie is a former Kindergarten teacher and children's author of Where the River Grins and The Legendary RA Cowboy Jones. She has published children's poetry in Grape Magazine, Wee Ones ezine and has won several small poetry contests. She is represented by Kendra Marcus of BookStop Literary. Angie is the founder and host of RhyPiBoMo (Rhyming Picture Book Month) held annually in April. Angie teaches an on-line class for children's authors called Writing in Rhyme to WOW! She also offers rhyming manuscript critiques. For more information see her website: Angiekarcher.wordpress.com
She has a passion for writing rhyming picture books and poetry and wants to encourage educators and parents to read rhyme frequently to children. Rhyme encourages language development and fosters a love of reading. Her favorite beagle Gracie and Miniature Dashchund Lucy are her writing assistants!