We’re pleased to welcome Nancy as a Teaching Assistant for this course. A recipient of the New York State Outdoor Education Association’s Art and Literature award, Nancy is the author of several nonfiction books, including Keeping Our Earth Green and River Wild. Her book Pizza for the Queen, a Junior Library Guild selection, is a historical fiction picture book for young readers. Nancy holds a master of arts degree with a concentration in children’s literature, and she is a reviewer for the Historical Novel Society. Nancy is the Regional Advisor for the Eastern New York region of the SCBWI. Her next book is due out from Houghton Mifflin in the spring of 2014.