Kimberly Sabatini

Kimberly Sabatini is a former special education teacher who is now a full-time mom and a part-time dance instructor. She lives in New York’s Hudson Valley with her husband and three sons. Touching the Surface is her debut novel. Visit her at

Books by this Author

Experience the afterlife in this lyrical, paranormal debut novel that will send your heart soaring.When Elliot finds herself dead for the third time, she knows she must have messed up, big-time. She doesn’t remember how she landed in the afterlife again, but she knows this is her last chance to get things right. Elliot just wants to move on, but first she will be forced to face her past and delve into the painful memories she’d rather keep buried. Memories of people she’s hurt,...

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Find your voice, spread your wings and fly free...

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

A. I would be a Red-Tailed Hawk--I would fly.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. I'd love to meet Helen Keller. I'd just want to sit and listen to everything she had to say--soak it all up like a sponge.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. It's a bogus answer because he's really good at heart, but I'm going to pick Snape from the Harry Potter series. But I think it suits me because I am that glass half-full kind of a girl and I can't help but believe that every villain has a little bit of Snape in them.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. People who don't know how to drive--come on--I am a New Yorker. I just want to lay on that horn.