M. Lee Prescott is the author of numerous works of fiction for adults, young adults and children. Three of her nonfiction titles have been published by Heinemann and she has published numerous articles in the field of literacy education. Lee is Professor of Education at a small New England liberal arts college where she teaches reading and writing pedagogy. Her current obsessions are the triolet and sonnet, forms she never thought she would/could write! She uses these poetic structures to bring life and authenticity to her fiction. Lee's current research focuses on mindfulness and connections to reading and writing. She regularly teaches abroad, most recently in Singapore. Her passions are grandchildren, yoga (she loves Kripalu!), swimming, bouncing and walking. Before moving to higher ed. Lee spent many years teaching in a Quaker School, which was, mercifully not troubled by murder and mayhem! Lee loves to hear from readers. Visit her website at mleeprescott.com.