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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.


Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

Please contact Michelle through her web site.