Kathy Hoopmann is an novelist from Australia who now lives in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Kathy's history as a primary school teacher piqued her interest in some of the children's peculiar characteristics. She has a remarkable insight into the psyche of Aspies after many years of dealing with and talking to people with Asperger Syndrome. Kathy has become a household name among Asperger Syndrome circles due to her sensitivity to their strengths and shortcomings, her enthusiasm for bringing awareness of their ways to the wider world, and her ability to synthesize this in her work. Kathy is the author of thirteen children's and adolescent books that have sold well in Australia, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the Middle East, and have been translated into 10 languages. Visit www.kathyhoopmann.com to learn more about Kathy and her writing.