A. Babysitter, waitress, book store cashier
A. Gone with the Wind, The Devil Wears Prada, Legally Blonde
A. Writing, jogging, BFFs, art, fashion, and fun!
A. "Everyone must do something to make the world more beautiful." - Miss Rumphius
A. Public speaking
A. Paris, France
A. Louisa May Alcott
A. My mother
A. "They all collapsed into giggles!"
A. I'd love to be an actress, but I don't have the skill.
A. Bringing the Beacon Street Girls to life!
A. My imagination
A. An astronaut!
A. I'm a Taurus. We love constancy, friendship, and the Earth.
A. Anne of Green Gables (we're both Annie's!)
A. Abigail Adams. She was one of the first strong female leaders of the United States, and I'd love to ask her opinions of the state our world is in today, and what it was like to be a twelve year old back in the 18th century!
A. Walking my dog.
A. Being a travel writer (Like Mr. Ramsey). That's what inspired me to write the BSG special adventure series!
A. Honesty, patience, and a zest for life!
A. Apple crisp
A. Louisa May Alcott Judy Blume Sharon Creech Roald Dahl Meg Cabot Beverly Cleary
A. Anne of Green Gables Are you There, God? It's Me, Margaret Nancy Drew The Baby-sitter's Club Harry Potter
A. Miss Rumphius, by Barbara Cooney
A. Keep right on writing!
A. "I love love love the Beacon Street Girls and I was thinking you should turn the book into a movie. My friends and I could be in it!" - Alexa, age 11
A. When I was growing up, it was so difficult to navigate middle school and find friends! I wanted to create a world for girls that was fun, inclusive, and showed that if you have good friends, you can conquer anything. This was the birth of the first book and, really, the whole series!