April Afloat

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About me

Industry Arts
Occupation Writer
Location Austin, Texas, United States
Introduction I grew up in Brooklyn, and graduated Hunter College with a degree in nursing. I worked as a NICU nurse for several years and now I do what I love: write. So far I've published three novels for teens, and have a fourth one coming out in January 2010. I've got a great husband and four wonderful kids. No complaints at all.
Interests Reading, writing, hanging out with my family and friends, tennis, hiking, eating out, New York and Paris.
Favorite Movies My new favs are: Hairspray, Pan's Labyrinth, The Lives of Others, and Little Miss Sunshine. My old favs are: O, Brother Where Art Thou, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, As Good as it Gets, and The Hours.
Favorite Music Chili Peppers, Cat Stevens, Clapton, Jimi, Stevie Ray, The Doors, Bad Company...the list goes on.
Favorite Books For Whom the Bell Tolls, Les Miserables, The Catcher in the Rye, Because of Win-Dixie, The Hours, Fat Kid Rules the World, The Giver... I could go on forever.