Author of 'Girltalk' and 'The Diary of Melanie Martin'
Carol Weston is the author of 13 books including <em>Girltalk: All the Stuff Your Sister Never Told You</em> (HarperCollins), <em>The Diary of Melanie Martin</em> (Knopf), and the forthcoming kids' novel, <em>Ava Wren and her Magic Pen</em> (Sourcebooks). Since 1994, she has been the "Dear Carol" advice columnist at <em>Girls' Life Magazine</em>. A mom, she lives on the Upper West Side of Manhattan and has a B.A. from Yale (in French/Spanish comp lit) and an M.A. from Middlebury (in Spanish). <br />
Carol's website is <a href="http://carolweston.com/" target="_hplink">carolweston.com</a>, and she writes not-quite-daily haiku at <a href="http://www.facebook.com/WriterCarolWeston" target="_hplink">Facebook.com/WriterCarolWeston</a> and posts mini videos about reading, art, and pancakes at <a href="http://www.youtube.com/GirltalkWithCarol" target="_hplink">YouTube.com/GirltalkWithCarol</a>. Her cat makes occasional cameos. Follow her at <a href="https://twitter.com/carol_weston" target="_hplink">twitter.com/carol_weston</a>.