Anica Mrose Rissi

Anica Mrose Rissi is the award-winning author of more than a dozen books for kids and teens, including the Anna, Banana chapter book series, the middle-grade collection HIDE AND DON’T SEEK: AND OTHER VERY SCARY STORIES, and the picture book LOVE, SOPHIA ON THE MOON. She lives in Princeton, New Jersey, with her very good dog, Sweet Potato. Find her online at and follow @anicarissi on Instagram and Twitter.