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E Katherine Kottaras



E. Katherine Kottaras is originally from Chicago, but now she writes and teaches in the Los Angeles area. She holds an M.A. in English from the University of California, Irvine and teaches writing and literature at Pasadena City College. She is at her happiest when she is either 1) at the playground with her husband and daughter and their wonderful community of friends, 2) breathing deeply in a full handstand, or 3) writing.

Her debut YA contemporary novel, HOW TO BE BRAVE, is forthcoming from on November 3, 2015 (St. Martins Press/Griffin Teen). Her second book, THE BEST POSSIBLE ANSWER, is tentatively set for a Fall 2016 release Her debut YA contemporary novel, HOW TO BE BRAVE, is forthcoming from on November 3, 2015 (St. Martins Press/Griffin Teen). Her second book, THE BEST POSSIBLE ANSWER, is tentatively set for a Fall 2016 release (St. Martins Press/Griffin Teen).