Margaret A. Edwards Award-winning writer of such game titles as Weetzie Bat (2009), Baby Be-Bop (1996), and Am I Blue?: DEVELOPING In the Silence (1995). Her functions tackle topics such as for example homosexuality, Helps, and mixed-race households. She was still students at the School of California- Berkeley when she composed Weetzie Bat, inaugurating the series that had become known as Harmful Angels. She’s described her functions as fairy stories that use like and human imagination, instead of magic, to resolve the issues of wicked and struggling. She was created in LA, California, and she elevated her two kids, Jasmine Angelina and Samuel Alexander, in her house town. A lifelong citizen of LA, she often includes depictions of town lifestyle into her functions, drawing evaluations to Raymond Chandler.