ABOUT MICHELE WEBER HURWITZ
Michele is a middle grade author. Her new novel, “Ethan Marcus Stands Up,” about a group of seventh-graders who compete in a school maker/invention fair, will publish in August 2017 from S&S/Aladdin Books. A sequel will follow in 2018. Michele is also the author of “The Summer I Saved the World…in 65 Days” (Penguin Random House 2014), which received a starred review from The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books and has been nominated for state reading awards in Pennsylvania, Florida, and Nebraska. Her novel “Calli Be Gold” (Penguin Random House 2011) was named a starred Best Book by the Bank Street College of Education and was nominated for state reading awards in Illinois and Minnesota. She blogs for fromthemixedupfiles.com. Find her on Facebook at: Author Michele Weber Hurwitz and on Twitter @MicheleWHurwitz. She lives in Chicago with her family.