ABOUT MARY AMATO

  • Mary Amato currently has over a dozen books for children and teens out and more on the way. She has won many awards for her work and is a popular workshop leader and speaker. Several of her YA novels include original songs. www.maryamato.com is her general site; www.thrumsociety.com is her site for YA books and music.

ARTIST STATEMENT

  • I give voice to the funny, sad, messy, and wondrous stories of life, especially the stories of children and young adults. My mission: each book has humor, heart, and grit.