KB Anne once smashed into a tree while skiing. The accident led to a concussion, a cracked sternum, temporary notoriety as a sixth grader returned from the dead, and the realization that fictionalized accounts are much more interesting than just slipping on the ice.
She writes the best-selling young adult contemporary fantasy series,The Goddess Chronicles Series. When Gigi reverses the spell her mom died casting, she discovers that witches, werewolves, and magic aren’t just bedtime stories. They’re her story.
Tracey Baptiste is the New York Times bestselling author of MINECRAFT: THE CRASH. She is also the author of the popular JUMBIES series including THE JUMBIES, RISE OF THE JUMBIES, and THE JUMBIE GOD’S REVENGE. She has written several other fiction and nonfiction books for children.
Rebecca Behrens is the award-winning author of three critically acclaimed middle-grade novels that explore famous historical figures and fascinating places: When Audrey Met Alice, Summer of Lost and Found, and The Last Grand Adventure. Her thrillingly realistic survival story The Disaster Days is a Junior Library Guild Selection. Look for her latest middle-grade adventure, Alone in the Woods, in October 2020. Rebecca grew up in Wisconsin, studied in Chicago, and now lives with her husband in New York City.
Once a newspaper reporter, until Hollywood calls, Charlotte lives in NJ with her husband, sons, 2 needy cats, and sometimes deranged squirrel. Her books include the middle grade trilogy, Evolution Revolution: Simple Machines, Simple Plans, Simple Lessons. She co-authored the Sirenz series: Sirenz and Sirenz Back in Fashion; Blonde OPS and two anthologies, Beware the Little White Rabbit, and Scare Me to Sleep. Currently she’s polishing up several MG, YA, and NA novels in various genres.
Artie Bennett is an executive copyeditor by day and a writer by night. He’s the author of The True Story of Zippy Chippy: The Little Horse That Couldn’t. He’s also the author of several hilarious rhyming picture books: The Butt Book, Poopendous!, Peter Panda Melts Down!, Belches, Burps, and Farts – Oh My!, and What’s Afoot! Your Complete, Offbeat Guide to Feet. There’s also two side-splitting joke and riddle books: The Universe’s Greatest Dinosaur Jokesand Pre-Hysteric Puns and The Universe’s Greatest School Jokes and Rip-Roaring Riddles. He lives in Brooklyn, New York. HuffPost says: “It appears there is no topic Mr. Bennett can’t make funny and educational.”
Eric Berlin is the author most recently of Puzzlesnacks, a collection of the pencil puzzles he releases each week online. His Winston Breen series of mysteries for children – The Puzzling World of Winston Breen, The Potato Chip Puzzles, and The Puzzler’s Mansion – have been nominated for more than a dozen state reading awards. Eric has had dozens of crosswords in the New York Times and other outlets, and has created live puzzle events for the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament, the Connecticut Library Association, and the National Museum of Mathematics, among others.