Margaret Harmon


"Fantastic!"--Ray Bradbury, author of FAHRENHEIT 451

"There is something hedonistic and luxurious inherent in these fables."--Carolyn See, author of THERE WILL NEVER BE ANOTHER YOU

"An American Aesop." ~ Ronal Kayser

"Very clever."--Barnaby Conrad, author of MATADOR.

"Growing up with Aesop, Phaedrus, and La Fontaine at easy reach, I was critical of modern attempts--that is, until James Thurber, the toughest act of all to follow. Well, comes now before us Margaret Harmon with her collection, and the prospects are bright for some fabulous reading once again."--Shelly Lowenkopf, author of SECRETS OF SUCCESSFUL FICTION.

"Summer is coming, and this is the perfect bread-and-butter present if you're someone's weekend house guest." ~ Carolyn See

"Wonderful, unexpected resolutions gently prod us to consider our own relationships."--Pam Dixon, author of ONLINE PRIVACY.

Selected Works

A New Book of Modern Fables
An American Aesop's newest fables help us become who we want to be --alone, together, or in a mob. Perfect for troubled times, fables are problem-solving tools.
Birding Humor
Birders watch birds--and other birders. That's the premise of Margaret Harmon's laugh-out-loud parody in classic field guide format. It identifies our favorite companions on the trail--and the few we'd like to strangle. "[It shows] why birding is so much fun." BIRDING Magazine
Modern Fables
explores life's most serious issues--by playing with them. These sly tales, surprising and rich, empower as they amuse."Hedonistic and luxurious"Los Angeles Times

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