Miranda Paul is an award-winning children’s author of more than a dozen picture books including One Plastic Bag, Water is Water, I Am Farmer and Are We Pears Yet? which won an Award of Excellence from The Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries. Her 2019 book, Nine Months, was named a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor for Nonfiction. She is a co-founding member of We Need Diverse Books and currently serves as its mentorship chair. Learn more at www.mirandapaul.com.