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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Michelle Davis-Newell  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Young Adult;

Born: 1970 in Chicago, Illinois


-- Website -- http://www.michelledavisnewell.com/slippers/
-- Michelle Davis-Newell on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=michelle+davis-newell


Illinois Connection

Michelle was born and raised on chicago's south side. She stil lives in the Chicagoland area.

Biographical and Professional Information

Michelle Davis-Newell is a Chicago native who wrote and published her first book in 2006 and co-authored an anthology shortly after. She also has a passion for film and screenwriting and is the Vice-President of UrbanScope Productions, LLC. She has written several screenplays, including a short film entitled Roses Out Of Concrete. Michelle continues her passion in helping others as the Director of Programs with a not for profit organization in Chicago, Illinois.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

Ruby Slippers: Fairy Tales My Mother Told Me. Real Life Truths I Never Told Her
ISBN: 1484877772

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. 2013

What's your happily ever after? Ruby Slippers is an inspirational book about personal responsibility, self-accountability, and loving one's self. It promotes the act of introspection to gain clarity on barriers that hinder personal growth.


Availability for Public Speaking

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Please contact Michelle through her web site.