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Kate Messner

About Kate Messner

Kate Messner is the author of such picture books as Over and Under the Snow and Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt (Chronicle); the novels Wake Up Missing and All the Answers (Bloomsbury); and the Marty McGuire and Ranger in Time chapter book series (Scholastic). Kate lives on Lake Champlain with her family.

Everyone Needs a Ramona

I was a voracious reader growing up. I gorged on heaps of nonfiction from the public library, signing out all the shark books one day, clearing out every last volcano title the following week. I read Archie comics from the drugstore and dusty poetry books borrowed from the barn of the antique-books dealer who lived […]