Melissa Senate

Melissa Senate is the author of eight novels, including the bestselling See Jane Date, which was made into an ABC Family TV movie and has sold over 200,000 copies worldwide.  She's published short pieces in Everything I've Always Wanted to Know About Being a Girl I Learned from Judy Blume, It's a Wonderful Lie, Flirting with Pride and Prejudice, and American Girls About Town.  A former romance and young adult editor from New York, she now lives on the southern coast of Maine with her son.

Books by this Author

The Love Goddess' Cooking School
The Secret of Joy
Everything I Needed to Know About Being a Girl I Learned from Judy Blume

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Just Do It. (It was mine before Nike's.)

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Anne with an E from Anne of Green Gables. She taught me as a girl that imagination could take you places.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Everything I've done has led me to where I am now, which is a pretty good place to be, so I can't regret anything.

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

A. To play any instrument and make lovely music. I also wish I could knit (really knit).

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. You can do it (not that that's a bad bunch of words to overuse.)

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