Lois V. Harris
Children's Author

Maxfield Parrish: Painter of Magical Make-Believe

Charlie Russell: Tale-Telling Cowboy Artist hardback and e-book; Finalist Western Writers of America Spur Storyteller Award, and A Parents' Choice Recommended Award Winner

Mary Cassatt: Impressionist Painter hardback and e-book

Selected Works

Book
Biography of the artist who created colorful dreamlands. Click on title link to page with reviews and a Discussion Guide.
BOOK
Award-winning biography about the famous Cowboy Artist and storyteller. Click on title link to page with reviews and a Discussion Guide.
BOOK
Biography of one of the world's greatest Impressionist painters. Click on title link to page with reviews and a Discussion Guide.
L.A. Times - Fiction
How young Charlie Russell became known as the Cowboy Artist

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About Me


I write to inspire children to follow their dreams. My books are, Mary Cassatt: Impressionist Painter; award-winning Charlie Russell, Tale-Telling Cowboy Artist and Maxfield Parrish: Painter of Magical Make-Believe. In the Selected Works column on the right, click on the book's title to learn more.

I live with my family in Anacortes in the northwest corner of Washington State. When not writing, you might find me on our boat watching for whales in the nearby beautiful San Juan Islands or Canada.