C.E. (Carolyn) Walz is the author of several books for children and is a popular visiting author at schools and churches. In addition, she is a church musician and a composer of vocal and piano music. With a degree in Christian Education from Atlanta Christian College and a Master of Education from Georgia State University, Carolyn chairs the Middle School English Department at Woodward Academy, one of the largest private schools in the United States. Carolyn lives in Newnan, Georgia, with her husband and son. When she’s not tackling the misplaced modifier or the dangling participle in the classroom, she can be found mountain hiking, bird watching, playing the saxophone, or writing for children—but not all at the same time!