More Than A Literary Festival

Carol Mitchell

Carol Mitchell

Children's Author, Publisher
St. Kitts & Nevis, USA


St. Kitts-Nevis born Carol Mitchell wears several hats in the literary world. Her debut novel for adults, What Start Bad a Mornin’, was published in September 2023 by Central Avenue Publishing. She has also published 18 books for children, three with HarperCollins UK, and 15 with CaribbeanReads Publishing, which she founded. She writes a Caribbean literature column for Cacique magazine. Her short stories and book reviews have appeared in several Caribbean and US journals. She was long-listed for the 2016 Burt Award for Caribbean Literature and short-listed for the 2021 Bocas Children’s Book Prize. Four of her short stories have been long-listed for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize. She teaches writing at George Mason University and George Washington University.

Years Attended

2015 Adult’s Festival Participant, 2024 Adult’s Festival Participant
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