is a bookwriter/lyricist. Credits include Iron Curtain, Once Upon a Time in New Jersey, Barbie Live! In Fairytopia, Angelina Ballerina, Fancy Nancy, and A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (revised libretto). Awards include the Kleban Award, Richard Rodgers Award, two Outer Critics Circle nominations, and a Jonathan Larson grant. Her latest novel: Things I Wish I Told My Mother, with Sue and James Patterson. Pub date: April 2023.