ABOUT KATRINA MOORE

  • Katrina Moore writes and teaches in New Jersey.  Earning her M.A. in elementary education, she’s been a teacher a decade in Maryland, Massachusetts, and New York. Her mission is to create books that children will hug for ages. Her debut picture book, ONE HUG, illustrated by the talented Julia Woolf, is a lyrical celebration of the different ways that hugs bring people together (HarperCollins/Tegen 2019).  Her picture book,GRANDPA GRUMPS, illustrated by the amazing Xindi Yan, is a humorous and heartfelt story featuring a little girl, Daisy, and how she connects with her Chinese grandfather across cultures and generations (Little Bee Books in 2020).
      
    When she is not teaching elementary kids or writing, she is cooking without a recipe, painting outside the lines, or  snuggling up with her two kids, husband, pomapoo pup, and of course, a cozy book.  Connect with her on twitter @kmoorebooks or at www.katrinamoorebooks.com. 


    Katrina is represented by Andrea Morrison at Writers House, LLC.

ARTIST STATEMENT

  • Katrina Moore is the author of ONE HUG, illustrated by the talented Julia Woolf, a lyrical celebration of the different ways that hugs bring people together (HarperCollins/Tegen 2019), and GRANDPA GRUMPS, illustrated by the amazing Xindi Yan, a humorous and heartfelt story featuring a little girl, Daisy, and how she connects with her Chinese grandfather across cultures and generations (Little Bee Books in 2020). Her mission is to create books that children will hug for ages.

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