McCall Hoyle is an ALA Schneider Family Book Award finalist and award-winning author. McCall teaches sixth-grade language arts in one of Georgia's largest school districts. She has a large circle of middle school influencers, including teachers and librarians. She not only teaches middle school readers, but she also gives presentations at local schools on a regular basis. McCall has also given talks at conferences such as the National Council of Teachers of English, the American Library Association, and BookCon. She enjoys meeting teachers, librarians, parents, and readers, and she keeps in touch with them via social media on a regular basis.