About the Author

Crystal Velasquez is the author of Just Princesses, the Hunters of Chaos series, the Your Life, But… series, and four of the Maya & Miguel books (My Twin Brother/My Twin Sister, Neighborhood Friends, The Valentine Machine, and Paint the Town). She holds a B.A. in English/creative writing from Penn State University and is a graduate of NYU’s Summer Publishing Institute. After working as a production editor for almost two decades, she is now an editor at Working Partners Ltd. Born in the Bronx, NY, she lives in Flushing, Queens, and is working on her next book for tweens.

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P.O. Box 520942

Flushing, NY 11352