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Award-winning author, Barbara Lopuszynski, lives with her husband and two cats in Seattle, Washington, where Angel and Brie start their journey. She’s been a computer professional and teacher and now enjoys writing fiction. Her writing has been recognized by Independent Publisher Book Awards, Writer’s Digest Annual Writing Competition, Writer’s Digest Self-Published Book Awards, Pacific Northwest Writers Association, Whidbey Island Writers Conference, and Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards contest.
Angel and Brie won a gold medal in the 2013 Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards contest in the Pre-teen General Fiction category. Angel & Brie are foster sisters, Angel a sassy rebel, Brie a nerdy scientist. Both 13-year-olds are on a quest to save a wolf-dog hybrid by taking a road-trip on their bicycles. Angel has been in and out of over a dozen foster homes. She hangs out with delinquents and has to do community service to pass 8th grade, but never gives up hope that her rocker dad, Jocko, will pull his life together and give her a home. Enter Brie, her new super-smart, animal-loving foster sister, who is also in denial about needing a home. When Brie discovers that a wolf-dog hybrid named Wolfie is going to be euthanized, she sets out to take her to Wolf Home, which just happens to be near the town Angel’s dad is playing. Please visit www.barbaralopuszynski.com for more information.