Favorite library: All of them. If they have books, I'm there!
Pets: "Puppy," my black Labradoodle
Place to write: In my cluttered (but creative) office at midnight
Dream book tour: Tour of European bookstores with Colin Firth as Mr. Darcy as my author escort
Writer buddies: Elise Broach, Dan Santat, Cecil Castellucci, Jordan Sonnenblick, Julia DeVillers
Cure for writer's block: Chocolate (and the fear of missing a deadline and being labeled a slacker.)
Favorite outfit: Crummy old jeans and a worn, soft sweater
Author idol: Markus Zusak
Next up: Bobby the Brave (Sometimes), the sequel to Bobby vs. Girls (Accidentally). Also currently working on a YA mystery novel for Arthur A. Levine Books.