Linda Oatman High

Linda Oatman High is an author of books for children and teens, as well as a playwright/poet/journalist. She lives in Lancaster County, PA, and holds an MFA in Writing from Vermont College. Her newest book is the middle-grade novel One Amazing Elephant, and her first novel for adults is forthcoming. She was honored in England in 2012 with the Sunday Times EFG Short Story award shortlist, and her books have won many awards and honors. Linda Oatman High presents in schools both nationally and internationally, and will be leading a writing workshop in Iceland in May of 2018. Info on her work may be found on

See Linda Oatman High on Saturday, October 14th at 10:30 in Merten Hall room 1204 on Mason’s Fairfax campus. Click here for event details.