Dee Romito is an author and former elementary school teacher. Her middle grade books include The BFF Bucket List, No Place Like Home, Postcards from Venice, and co-authored Best. Night. Ever (Aladdin/S&S) Her debut picture book, Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott (Little Bee Books) received a starred review from Booklist.
She blogs about writing at WriteforApples.com and is Co-Advisor of Buffalo-Niagara Children’s Writers and Illustrators. While she does her best to be a grown-up most of the time, giggling with her BFFs is still one of her all-time favorite things.