Merritt, Donna Marie

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People Category: CT Authors, Children's Authors/Illustrators, Kids - 0-4, Kids - 5-7, and Poetry

Titles by This Author
  • Donna Marie Merritt is the author of five poetry books, most recently We Walk Together (2015, Beech Hill Publishing Company) and Her House and Other Poems (2013, Stairwell Books). She is also the author of the Poetry for Tough Times series: What’s Wrong with Ordinary? Poems to Celebrate Life (2012), Cancer, A Caregiver’s View (2011), and Job Loss, A Journey in Poetry (2010), all from Avalon Press. Merritt’s poems have appeared in magazines, school reading programs, and American Library Association’s Book Links, along with several anthologies, including Yale Medical Group’s Caduceus, vols. 9 and 10 (2013, 2012), the Garbanzo Literary Journal, vol. 5 (2015), and for children, National Geographic’s Book of Nature Poetry (2015) and Little, Brown’s One Minute Till Bedtime (2016). In addition, she is the author of 15 math and science books for children, published under various pseudonyms and her previous surname (Pitino), including Too-Tall Tina (under Donna Marie Pitino).

  • Titles by This Author:

    We Walk Together
    Her House and Other Poems
    Too-Tall Tina