Barbara Stuber

Barbara Stuber is the author of the novels Girl in Reverse and Crossing the Tracks, which was a finalist for the American Library Association William C. Morris Debut Award, a YALSA Best Fiction for YA and a Kirkus Best Book for Teens. When not writing, she is a docent at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City. Visit Barbara online at

Books by this Author

Girl in Reverse
Crossing the Tracks


Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "There is another world, but it is in this one." W.B. Yeats

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Our garden in May.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. artist

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

A. I would have the instant, fresh curiosity and joy I see in my children and grandchildren.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. sense of humor, perspective, non-judgement

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