Amber has toured nationally, speaking at writers' conferences, on television and radio, to educators, and to teenage readers. She was selected to present one of a few breakout sessions at the NCTE Assembly on Adolescent Literature at the Philadelphia 2009 Conference. Her official website is www.AmberKizer.com and more about MERIDIAN can be found at www.MeridianSozu.com. Gert can be found at www.OneButtCheek.com. She enjoys hearing from readers and can be reached at Amber@AmberKizer.com.