Amy Timberlake's most recent book is One Came Home which will be published by Knopf Books for Young Readers in January 2013. She's also the author of That Girl Lucy Moon (Hyperion Books for Children) and The Dirty Cowboy (Farrar, Straus & Giroux). That Girl Lucy Moon was chosen as a Book Sense Pick, a NYPL's "100 Titles for Reading & Sharing," a Bank Street Best Children's Book of 2007, a 2007 Amelia Bloomer Book, and the winner of the Friends of American Writers Literary Award.
Her previous book, The Dirty Cowboy (Farrar, Straus & Giroux) won SCBWI's Golden Kite Award, a Parents Choice Gold Medal, an International Reading Association 2004 Notable Book Citation, a Bulletin Blue Ribbon, First Prize in the 2004 Marion Vannett Ridgway Awards, Finalist for the Spur Award (Western Writers of America), Finalist for Southeast Booksellers Association 2004 Book Award, and was recently adapted into a musical for children by Lifeline Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
Find out more at her website: amytimberlake.com