About Me

Shaina Merrick

Writer, book lover, teacher.


Shaina is currently a PreK teacher at a daycare center and has been for two years. She is working on getting her bachelors degree in elementary education. She is passionate about helping other teachers teach and giving them tips and tricks for their classroom.

She has written a book review column for a newsletter and hosted her blog for many years. Writing has become her overarching passion in life, and she is happy to help other writers along in their journey.

She resides in Western Colorado, where she also teaches and studies. She loves books, music, and hiking.


Book Review: Nevermoor
March 2021

The Resolution August 2020


Shaina is always available for a chat about teaching, writing, or books. If you want to talk about those, or anything else, don’t hesitate in reaching out.