Kathryn Erskine Biography
Kathryn Erskine spent many years as a lawyer before realizing that shed rather write things that people might actually enjoy reading. She grew up mostly overseas and attended eight different schools, her favorite being the Hogwarts-type castle in Scotland. The faculty, of course, did not consist of wizards, although . . . how did the headmistress know that it was the wee redhead who led the campaign to free the mice from the biology lab? Erskine draws on her childhoodand her second childhood through her childrenfor her stories. She still loves to travel but nowadays most trips tend to be local, such as tennis courts, fencing tournaments, occasional emergency room visits, and the natural food store for very healthy organic chocolate with life saving flavonoids.
Kathy is the author of Quaking, Ibhubesi: The Lion and Mockingbird. She lives in lives in Charlottesville, Virginia.
This biography was last updated on 08/28/2010.
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