Amelia's Moving Pictures: A Cartoon
My Life in 8 Words
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 go back in time and meet Hatshepsut, the only woman pharaoh in ancient Egypt, since I just finished my first novel, and it's about her. She could tell me everything I got wrong and maybe the few things I got right.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. People who say, "If I had the time, I'd write a children's book." My answer to that is, "If I had the time, I'd be a brain surgeon."
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Rome -- it's my favorite city in the world!
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. I'm curious about other people and cultures.