Connie Goldsmith writes books about history, health, and science for older children. She has 22 children’s books to her credit, counting one due out fall 2017 and two more in 2018. Recent subjects include books about military working dogs, the U.S. nuclear testing program in the Marshall Islands, suicide, and addiction and overdose. Most are published by Lerner Publishing’s nonfiction imprints. She has had over 200 articles published in various genres.
She is a big fan of young adult and middle-grade novels and reads several each month. Over the past 15 years, she has reviewed more than 900 children’s books for a regional parenting publication and more than three dozen for NJYB. She has had articles published in the children’s magazines Cricket and Highlights, among others, and has written for the SCBWI Bulletin, Children's Writer, and Children's Writer's and Illustrator's Market.
Ms. Goldsmith is member of the Authors Guild and an active member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.