Lyn Fairchild Hawks writes YA contemporary fiction and short stories. She is represented by Amy Tipton of Signature Literary Agency. Lyn is the author of the novel, How Wendy Redbird Dancing Survived the Dark Ages of Nought; co-author of the graphic novella, Minerdaand author of the short story collection, The Flat and Weightless Tang-Filled Future. A lifelong educator, Lyn also designs differentiated lessons making Shakespeare accessible to students.

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  • I just posted the first episodes of a new novel, CALEB IN MINOR KEY, at Radish Fiction, a place where writers post new works for


Join Lyn for a YA writers’ workshop at the Chapel Hill Library, 7-24-17

Read Lyn’s latest novel, Caleb in Minor Key, at Radish.

A visit to Duke TIP’s Talent Talk blog: Anne of Green Gables

Read Lyn’s article, “Pitch Perfect,” about queries and finding an agent, in C Hope Clark’s Funds for Writers.

Check out Lyn’s favorite YA reads at Bacon on the Bookshelf!

Lyn’s finished one YA novel, @NervesofSteel, and her WIP is Charmed.

Minerda, graphic novella in collaboration with illustrator Robin Follet, is out!

Publishers Weekly Review for Wendy!

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