Michelle Cusolito is a former naturalist, teacher, and curriculum developer. She grew up in Southeastern Massachusetts and has lived in Cebu, Philippines and Dublin, Ireland.  She has also camel trekked in the Sahara desert in Morocco, hiked the Inca Trail in Peru and participated in a Hindu wedding in India. When she isn’t mucking around in the world, she can usually be found in her office or local coffee shop weaving these experiences into stories for children. Her debut, Flying Deep, will be published by Charlesbridge on May 22, 2018. It’s available for preorder now. Learn more about Michelle and her book at  http://www.michellecusolito.com/