was kidnapped by pirates at the age of five and spent her childhood at sea, swabbing the deck of a ship with a mop made from the stolen whiskers of a rare silver manatee. Or she wishes she had been, because then she would have an interesting life story to tell. Instead, she grew up in Bowling Green, Kentucky with no ocean in sight and now lives near Nashville. She enjoys drawing pictures, reading books, imagining adventures and trying desperately to convince her beautiful and neurotic dog to go outside. Read more at Chapter 16.
Panel: Sunday, 2:30-4:00 pm, Room 30; Sign: Sunday, 4:00-4:30 pm, Signing Colonnade