Marilynn Halas is a children's book author and the founder of 4 Sunflowers Media. Marilynn is a mother of four who lives in rural Connecticut. She is also an attorney, mediator and life coach to whom local parents and kids have been turning for years. Raised both in New Jersey and Northern Ireland, Marilynn has seen people survive many tough situations and has used her keen powers of observation and creativity to turn her experience into stories that enchant and inspire children of all ages. In her tips and anecdotes, but especially in her stories, Marilynn infuses a deep understanding of the human condition into fantastic characters and situations that surprise, delight and reassure her readers.
“In a world when the unexpected can become routine I wanted kids to know that they have the inner strength to keep going,” states Marilynn Halas. “I believe that the best heroes are ordinary people in extraordinary situations that rise to the occasion. I also believe there is a hero in everyone. To find that hero we just need to play on.”