About the author

Amanda Gernentz Hanson

<p>Amanda Gernentz Hanson has been writing stories since the third grade, when she entered a five-page story about talking dogs into a local youth arts contest.&nbsp; She is an instructional designer by day and an everything else by night.&nbsp; Amanda is a proud Latina who earned her Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in Chemistry from Hope College and her Master&rsquo;s degree in Technical Communication from Minnesota State University.&nbsp;</p> <p>You can find her on the internet at browneyedtwentysomething.com, diverseladybookproject.tumblr.com, and on Twitter and Instagram @amandamariegh.&nbsp;</p> <p>If you see her in the wild, she probably has a book in her purse.</p>