Vicky Alvear Shecter is the award-winning author of Young Adult Fiction, Middle Grade Biographies and Mythologies, and Adult Historical Fiction
Young Adult Historical Fiction by author Vicky Alvear Shecter
Vicky Alvear Shecter is the award-winning author of Young Adult Fiction
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Middle Grade Mythology Books

Adult Historical Fiction by author Vicky Alvear Shecter

Adult Historical Fiction

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A Day at the Museum with author Vicky Alvear Shecter

I love being a docent at the Michael C. Carlos Museum at Emory University. Introducing kids to the world of ancient history is a great joy. Sometimes, being at the museum combines more than one awesome thing. Today was that kind of day. First I gave a tour to a bunch of wonderful sixth-grade boys. They and their … [Read More...]

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Meet Sisyphish, named after that ancient Greek rock star, Sisyphus. Pretty boy lived two years (which is about standard, I've learned. Don't judge.) Sadly, he recently went belly up. Which meant it was time for another Roman funeral. (You can see the first one, here.) Unlike our first ancient Roman fish funeral … [Read More...]

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The wonderful thing about researching history is that I’m always learning new things. The most aggravating thing about researching history is that I’m always learning new things too late. I hate it when I find something new I could’ve used in my past books. For example, I recently learned that the Romans had a … [Read More...]