About Megan McDonald

Megan McDonald is the author of the Judy Moody and Stink books for elementary-grade readers as well as picture books including the classic Is This a House for Hermit Crab? (Jackson/Orchard).

Writer, Wrestler, Stutterer, Spy

Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh

This is the story of how I came to read and know and love Harriet the Spy. It is also a harrowing account of my brush with danger, in which my ten-year-old self stared fear in the face. When I was nine or so, I started having trouble with words. I grew up with four […]