MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults

Susan Fletcher / Faculty

Susan Fletcher, Faculty, VCFA Writing for Children & Young Adults Program

Susan Fletcher is the author of ten books for children and young adults, including the Dragon Chronicles series (Dragon’s Milk, Flight of the Dragon Kyn, Sign of the Dove, and Ancient, Strange and Lovely); Shadow Spinner, Walk Across the Sea, Alphabet of Dreams, Falcon in the Glass, and a picture book, Dadblamed Union Army Cow.

Her work has been translated into eight languages and has been included on a number of lists, including: American Library Association’s Best Books for Young Adults, ALA Notable Books, The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books Blue Ribbon, International Reading Association Young Adults’ Choice, and Children’s Book Council Notable Children’s Trade Books. For more information, see