Randall Platt

Biography

Randall Platt is the author of 7 previously published young adult and middle grade novels. Her books have won the prestigious Willa Award for teen fiction twice, in 2010 and 2013, the Will Rodgers Medallion twice for Best Historical Fiction, and the Keystone Reading Award. She is a finalist for the PEN Center USA Literary Award for Young Adult fiction in 2013. Her books have also been recognized as a "best book" by the American Library Association and by the New York Public Library. Her book, The Four Arrows of Fe-As-Ko was adapted and produced as a 2 hour TV movie titled Promise the Moon.

Books

Honor Bright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,760. Language: American English. Published: July 20, 2016 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
It’s 1944, and the world is at war: When her mother dumps 14 year old Teddy and her twin brother at their grandmother’s house for the summer, Teddy faces her enemies with arrogance and a sharp anger.
The Likes of Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Cordelia Lu Hankins is half Caucasian, half Chinese - and all albino. Then in the summer of 1918, when she is fourteen, she meets the dashing Squirl and Cordy falls desperately in love with him. But her father forbids her to go near Squirl. Cordy runs away with him and begins an adventure that takes her to the sideshows of Seattle’s Luna Park, where her unusual looks bring her fame.

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