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Christine Taylor-Butler

About Christine Taylor-Butler

Christine Taylor-Butler is the author of more than sixty books for children, including Sacred Mountain Everest (Lee & Low). She currently lives in Kansas City, Missouri.

Different Drums: Something Wicked

The Horn Book Magazine asked Christine Taylor-Butler, “What’s the strangest children’s book you’ve ever enjoyed?” A freak tent, a dust witch, a quote from Macbeth, and a villain named Mr. Dark. Such was the stuff of Something Wicked This Way Comes. I’d always been fascinated by carnivals. They seemed to spring out of vacant parking […]