Appearing Courtesy of Friends of the Festival
Brandy Colbert is the award-winning author of "The Revolution of Birdie Randolph," "Little & Lion," "Finding Yvonne" and "Pointe." Her middle grade debut, "The Only Black Girls in Town," will be available March 24, 2020, followed by her next young adult novel, "The Voting Booth," in July 2020. Her short fiction and essays have been published in several critically-acclaimed anthologies for young people. She is on the faculty at Hamline University's creative writing program in writing for children and lives in Los Angeles.