Once upon a time, Lisa Schroeder wanted to join Encyclopedia Brown on his fun adventures. Since that didn't work out, she decided to be an author instead. Lisa's written over twenty books for kids and teens including the popular verse novels for teens I HEART YOU, YOU HAUNT ME and CHASING BROOKLYN, and her most recent YA novels, THE BRIDGE FROM ME TO YOU and ALL WE HAVE IS NOW. She's also the author of the middle grade novels IT'S RAINING CUPCAKES, MY SECRET GUIDE TO PARIS, THE GIRL IN THE TOWER and SEE YOU ON A STARRY NIGHT. Her books have been translated into foreign languages and have been selected for state reading lists. Lisa is a native Oregonian and lives with her family outside of Portland.
FLASH BURNOUT by L.K. Madigan, SEAN GRISWOLD'S HEAD by Lindsey Leavitt, JUST LISTEN by Sarah Dessen, LOOKING FOR ALASKA by John Green, TEN CENTS A DANCE by Christine Fletcher, SORTA LIKE A ROCK STAR by Matthew Quick, AUDACITY by Melanie Crowder, TWENTY BOY SUMMER by Sarah Ockler
"It always seems impossible until it's done." - Nelson Mandela