I sometimes write under the pseudonym Katie Finn.
Back in the day I was friends with C. S. Lewis.
Before writing popular young adult novels, I used to write Sailor Moon fan fiction under the pen name Alicia Blade.
I have a degree in Organizational Leadership.
I published my first novel at age 57.
I dropped out of school when I was 12 years old.
I am a board member of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund.
I hand write all of my first drafts.
My first book was published in 1960 but my second book wasn't published until 2015.
Before becoming a published author I worked as a bilingual secretary at Amnesty International.