Emma Carlson Berne
Emma Carlson Berne is the author of many books for young readers. With Appalachian roots going back several generations, she was glad to write about this unique part of history. Emma has worked on projects with Disney/Lucasfilm Press, American Girl Publishing, Simon & Schuster, Scholastic, National Geographic Kids, Lonely Planet Kids, and Sterling Publishing, among others. She was the 2018 writer-in-residence for the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. Emma lives with her family in Cincinnati, Ohio where she enjoys reading, horseback riding, and walking in the woods.