I love the Ancient and Medieval Worlds! As a retired English teacher, I hope to inspire young readers to read more through my Quest Books. Please follow me on this adventure. Hook up with me on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Goodreads, and Google.
I’m a retired high school English teacher with a passion for working with kids. I've conducted Medieval Writing Workshops for elementary/middle schools and the Colorado Girl Scouts. My Arthurian Tales (Guinevere: On the Eve of Legend and Young Knights of the Round Tale: The King's Ransom) are great for reluctant readers. Along with these are the first of my stories from the ancient worlds. Both Tutankhamen Speaks and Sons of the Sphinx are set in Ancient Egypt.
Birth Place: Littleton, CO USA
Accomplishments: Writer of award-winning historical fiction for young readers and those young-at-heart. Young Knights of the Round Table: The King's Ransom and Sons of the Sphinx are Children's Literary Classics Silver Medal Winners. Tutankhamen Speak is a CIPA Merit Award winner.
Sons of the Sphinx by Cheryl Carpinello When 15-year-old Rosa agrees to help the ghost of King Tut find his lost queen Hesena, she doesn't count on falling for him. And these two teenagers, 3,000 years apart, must battle the Pharaoh Hormeheb to restore honor to Tut's family and reunite a queen with her king....
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Short Stories Death of Innocence by Cheryl Carpinello Story of one of a multitude of children who have lost their lives, their childhood, and their family in the chaos and violence of Africa.... Arthur's Story from Guinevere: On the Eve of Legend by Cheryl Carpinello Many times, small stories are found in the material that an author must cut from a novel. Following is the story behind Arthur's visit to King Leodegrance and Guinevere....
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I love the Ancient and Medieval Worlds! As a retired English teacher, I hope to inspire young readers to read more through my Quest Books.
The Quest Books
We are the Quest authors:
Cheryl Carpinello (United States),
Fiona Ingram (South Africa), and
Wendy Leighton-Porter (Abu Dhabi)
Please browse our pages and get to know us. Visit "About The Quest Books" to see what we're about. Between us, we have a fabulous selection of adventure books for Middle Grade readers, YA readers, and Young-at-Heart readers.
Carpinello's Writing Pages
Interviews with Children/Tweens/YA authors with a little bit of writing thrown in. Explore new books. Discover new authors. Uncover pieces of an author's life. All with a focus on getting Young Readers to read and write more.
Please visit my other sites: Carpinello's Writing Pages where I interview childrens/MG/Tween/YA authors; and The Quest Books where I've teamed up with Fiona Ingram from South Africa and Wendy Leighton-Porter of Abu Dhabi to enable readers to find all of our Ancient and Medieval Quest books in one place.