Gaylia Taylor

Gaylia Taylor was born in Cleveland, Ohio. She discovered her passion for writing children's stories during her years as a teacher.

Educated at Norfolk State University, Gaylia received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education and a Master of Arts in Urban Affairs. She also earned an Advanced Graduate degree, Educational Specialist from George Washington University.

After 31 years of teaching, Gaylia started taking piano lessons. She says, I very seldom miss a day of practicing. Her hobbies include traveling, music, reading and writing.

Gaylia's book, George Crum and the Saratoga Chip Taylor is the author of George Crum and the Saratoga Chip and several beginning readers.

Currently, Gaylia visits schools and talks to young children about the wonderful world of writing. She has one grown daughter and resides in Norfolk, Virginia with her husband.

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