After eight trips to Rwanda and having her co-author, Rebeka Uwitonze, in her home for almost a year, Meredith Davis has a passion for other cultures and countries. She engages with kids through story and inspires them to care and advocate for those who are different. She has led story times and read-alouds in the classroom and library and coordinated author visits for years. She lives in Austin, Texas. Find her at www.meredithldavis.com.