Angie Smibert, author of The Truce, lives in Roanoke, Virginia. The Truce is the third novel in her middle-grade Ghosts of Ordinary Objects series. The first book, Bone’s Gift, won a 2019 Whippoorwill Award for rural young adult fiction. She teaches for Southern New Hampshire University’s MFA program, as well as for Indiana University.

Published Works

The Truce
Lingering Echoes
Bone’s Gift


Girls in the World: Middle-Grade Fiction

Middle-grade novelists Elizabeth Bunce (Premeditated Myrtle), Hena Khan (Amina’s Song), and Angie Smibert (The Truce) discuss their new stories of girls finding their voices and using their wits to solve mysteries, overcome challenges, and bring people together.

March 21, 2021 | 2PM – 3PM

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