Professional Bio at a Glance


Change Places with Me, Balzer+Bray, HarperCollins
A Trick of the Light, Balzer+Bray, HarperCollins
Missing Girls, Viking and Puffin Books
Ellen’s Case, Atheneum and Puffin Books
Barry’s Sister, Atheneum and Puffin Books

The Hidden Girl: A True Story of the Holocaust, with Lola Rein Kaufman, Scholastic
Yours, Anne: The Life of Anne Frank, Scholastic

Bones: Terrifying Tales to Haunt Your Dreams, Scholastic
Bites: Scary Stories to Sink Your Teeth Into, Scholastic
Be Careful What You Wish For: Ten Stories About Wishes, Scholastic
Can You Keep a Secret?: Ten Stories About Secrets, Scholastic
The Year We Missed My Birthday: Eleven Birthday Stories, Scholastic

B.A. English, B.A. Psychology, magna cum laude, State University of New York at Buffalo.  Phi Beta Kappa.
M.A. The Writing Seminars, with John Barth and Edmund White, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland.

Member: PEN, Science Fiction Writers of America