Amelia's Moving Pictures: A Cartoon
My Life in 8 Words
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. There are too many, from James in James and the Giant Peach to Harry Potter.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. I'm not sure it's great, but I'd say getting published.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. When I was a kid, my role model was Leonardo da Vinci -- a man who drew and painted beautifully, but was also a scientist, curious about the natural world. I wouldn't say I identify with Leonardo, but I'd sure like to be as talented as he was!