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About the Author
Kirby Larson is an American writer of children’s books. She is the author of the Oppenheim Platinum Award-winning The Magic Kerchief, as well as the Newbery Honor book Hattie Big Sky. She is retired from the faculty at the Whidbey Writers Workshop MFA program, and lives in Kenmore, Washington with her husband, Neil.