Laurie Ann Thompson

Laurie Ann Thompson cofounded a successful Internet start-up with her husband during the technology boom. She has volunteered with Youth Venture, an organization that supports teens with big ideas, and she makes time for other volunteer opportunities as they arise. Thompson has more than twenty-five published articles in Faces, Know, Kono, WeeOnes, ParentMap, and more. Visit her at

Books by this Author

Be a Changemaker

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be nice.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. the time when I've hurt someone's feelings

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. really, actually, very

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. teleportation

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. animal care

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