Kimberley Griffiths Little is a critically acclaimed author and the recipient of the Southwest Book Award, Winner of the Whitney Award for Best Youth Novel of 2010, Bank Street College Best Books of 2011, a Crystal Kit Finalist, and a New Mexico Book Award Finalist. She grew up reading a book a day, scribbling stories, and now lives on a dirt road in a small town by the Rio Grande with her husband, a robotics engineer, and their three sons. Kimberley loves to visit schools around the country, presenting "The Creative Diary", a highly successful writing workshop and has been a speaker at various conferences and trade shows. She is a co-founder of SPELLBINDERS, a national newsletter for Educators and Librarians to create life-long readers. Please find more info, including Teacher's Guides at www.kimberleygriffithslittle.com.