About the Author
is an editor and writer. She has written numerous books for children. Her Visual Geography Series® titles include Afghanistan in Pictures, China in Pictures, Italy in Pictures, Japan in Pictures, North Korea in Pictures
, and South Korea in Pictures
. For the Biography® series, she wrote Jack Kerouac
and Pope John Paul II
. She has also written for the In America and Easy Menu series and wrote The Conquests of Alexander the Great
for the Pivotal Moments in History series.