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M.J. Fievre

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Born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, M.J. Fievre moved to the United States in 2002. She currently writes from Miami.M.J.'s publishing career began as a teenager in Haiti. At nineteen years-old, she signed her first book contract with Hachette-Deschamps, in Haiti, for the publication of a Young Adult book titled La Statuette Maléfique. Since then, M.J. has authored nine books in French that are widely read in Europe and the French Antilles. In 2013, One Moore Book released M.J.'s first children's book, I Am Riding, written in three languages: English, French, and Haitian Creole. In 2015, Beating Windward...

Kate Hannigan

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Chicago children's author Kate Hannigan writes fiction and nonfiction for young readers. A former newspaper journalist, she loves listening to people's stories and digging deep into research. Her newest titles are the nonfiction graphic novel THE GREAT CHICAGO FIRE: RISING FROM THE ASHES (First Second) and THE LEAGUE OF SECRET HEROES series (Simon & Schuster/Aladdin) , a historical fantasy featuring three comic-book loving kids who discover they have superpowers and team up with remarkable women from World War II who were doing their own heroic deeds - the first computer programmers, code-crackers, WASP...