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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Halfway Normal
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. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. A cat. They have an unlimited capacity to entertain themselves, and they never have insomnia.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Definitely, exactly, unbelievably, incredibly.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Crumbs in the butter.

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