Beverley Blount lives in Mexico City and El Paso,Texas, where she has completed 30 years of training Montessori teachers in her schools. She is now consulting in schools in Mexico and the United States.
Under her pen name, B. Palma, she has written seven bilingual books for young adults, weaving her husband’s tales of growing up on his family’s haciendas with her own adventurous teens in the Mexican countryside.
Silversuit III is her first Science Fiction adventure book and Silversuit I and II will soon follow.
Blount had an eight page article published in the award winning centennial issue of the Montessori Life journal and two lead articles in The Kappan, the ADK International Teacher’s Organization’s biannual
In 2008, the Mexican National Circle of Reporters awarded her their Golden Sun statuette for special educational merit.
In November 2013, her book El Dorado was
awarded the “Worthy of Being Called “Excellent” Book
Her life’s work THE BLOUNT GUIDE TO READING,
SPELLING AND PRONOUNCING ENGLISH, 2ND
EDITION, is being used in schools in Mexico City and
the United States.