Katie Davis, Adoptive Mother of 13 Girls, Singer/Songwriter
There is a sisterhood of Katie Davis – that is to say, there are a whole bunch of us Katie Davises, and I have to say, the others are pretty awesome in myriad ways. I'm in swell company. I thought I'd introduce you to my fellow Katies. Why don't I start…
Published ten books, nine of them for children and one for adults, an eBook, How to Promote Your Children's Book: Tips, Tricks, and Secrets to Create a Bestseller. She appears monthly on the ABC affiliate show, Good Morning CT, recommending great books for kids.
Produces a podcast, Brain Burps About Books; writes a blog and monthly newsletter; and has designed and hosted webinars, all in an effort to “spread the gospel of kidlit.”
Creates book trailers and other videos that have been finalists for both a Moby award as well as an SLJ Trailee Award, with the video for her latest picture book, Little Chicken's Big Day winning the 2012 Trailee.
Katie has taught in a maximum security prison teaching Writing for Children and over the last dozen years has presented and keynoted at schools, writing conferences, and fundraising galas.