Amy Alessio is an award-winning librarian with a black belt in karate. Her latest book is the co-authored 50 Programs for Tweens, Teens, Adults, and Families: 12 Months of Ideas (American Library Association, 2019). Her fiction includes the Amazon bestselling Alana O’Neill mysteries with vintage recipes. She teaches graduate-level young adult literature and webinars on book trends and social media. She is also a romance reviewer for Booklist. Learn more at www.amyalessio.com.