Monday, February 01, 2010

Get to know Teen Book Festival Author

Robin Brande

Some books for Teens by Robin are...

Evolution, Me & Other Freaks of Nature
Fat Cat

Some fun facts about Robin Brande:

*When she was about 17, she went through a "Victorian Era" phase. She wore long dresses that went to the floor and gloves whenever she went somewhere.

*She was in the Broadway musical The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee!

*She is (or has been at some point) a lawyer, a Sunday School teacher, a Girl Scout Leader, an insurance salesperson, community college instructor, a wilderness first responder and even more!

*She loves dogs!

*Right after high school her first job was a waitress at a lunch counter in a drug store; she was not impressed by the way the food was prepared there though (it was gross!)

To learn more about Robin Brande and to get ready for the Teen Book Festival, check out her page on the TBF website:

and her personal web-page (which as a LOT of fun stuff):