Heather Conrad is a children’s book author. Her first book, “Lights of Winter: Winter Celebrations around the World” has been recommended by Time Magazine for Kids, El Hispano News and others. In 2017, her article Rewiring Empathy: The Importance of Multicultural Literature in the Classroom was published by the International Association of School Librarianship. Her newest book is “Joys of Spring: Spring Celebrations around the World.” She lives in Berkeley, California with her family. More info at http://lightportbooks.org.