Kristy Dempsey

Kristy Dempsey is a children’s book author and a Preschool-12th grade librarian at The American School of Belo Horizonte in Brazil. Her books include Me With You (Philomel), Surfer Chick (Abrams), the Golden Kite Award-winning A Dance Like Starlight (Philomel)—all of which have received starred reviews—and two upcoming picture books with Bloomsbury and Knopf. Visit her online at

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