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Carol Lea Benjamin's Biography

Member Info

Jun 2008

Carol Lea Benjamin has been an undercover agent, a teacher, a dog trainer, an illustrator and a writer.  She has written fiction and non-fiction for adults and children, including a Shamus-Award winning mystery series and a dozen dog books that changed the way people viewed and trained their dogs.  She lives in Greenwich Village with one husband and two Border collies.

Influences

Raymond Chandler, Lawrence Block, James Thurber, A.S. Neill's Summerhill, Art Spiegelman

Upcoming Works

See Spot Sit (June, 2008) Skyhorse Publishing
Dog Smarts, The Art of Training Your Dog Skyhorse Publishing

Agents

Gail Hochman, Brandt and Hochman, NYC

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Publishers

Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
Wm. Morrow
Howell Book House/Wiley