Lisa holds the distinction of having written the very first biography on Stephenie Meyer. Published by Enslow Publishers, Stephenie Meyer: Author of the Twilight Saga is Lisa’s third nonfiction title. Her other books include, Lois Lowry: The Giver of Stories and Memories (2007) and So You Want to be a Film or TV Actor? (2008).
In addition to writing nonfiction, Lisa writes picture books, middle grade novels and young adult novels. Her YA novel Mercy Lily, debuted from Flux in October 2011. Mercy Lily was a finalist for a SCBWI Grant in the Contemporary Novel category and received a Letter of Merit.
In 2003, Lisa was awarded a full scholarship to attend the SCBWI National Conference in Los Angeles. Her articles on the craft of writing and author profiles have appeared in the 2003 and 2004 editions of the Children’s Writer’s & Illustrator’s Market.
Lisa has presented workshops on the craft of writing and breaking into the educational market. She has presented at American Library Association conference, the Wisconsin Book Festival, and appeared at American Association School Librarians convention.
Lisa can be reached at LisaAlbert@live.com or through her website at www.lisaalbert.com