Barbara Dee

Barbara Dee is the author of Star-Crossed, Truth or Dare, The (Almost) Perfect Guide to Imperfect Boys, Trauma Queen, This Is Me From Now On, Solving Zoe (Bank Street Best Children’s Books), and Just Another Day in My Insanely Real Life (Publishers Weekly, starred review).  Barbara is one of the founders and directors of the Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival. She lives in Westchester County, New York, with her family, two naughty cats, and a rescue hound dog named Ripley. Barbara blogs at FromtheMixedUpFiles.com. Read more about Barbara at BarbaraDeeBooks.com.

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Star-Crossed
Truth or Dare
The (Almost) Perfect Guide to Imperfect Boys
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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. You don't have to figure it all out at once.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Dara Torres. She's an Olympic champion, a great sport, and an inspiring mom.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Ice cream flavor testing. Is that a profession? It ought to be!

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. My messy red hair and my height.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Elizabeth Bennet in Pride and Prejudice. She's smart, but not as smart as she thinks.

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