Amanda MacGregor

MacGregor72bwAmanda MacGregor holds a master’s degree in children’s literature from Simmons College Center for the Study of Children’s Literature in Boston, Massachusetts. She has worked as a children’s bookseller, children’s librarian, high school librarian, freelance writer, teen and reference librarian, and a book reviewer. She is a contributor to the School Library Journal-networked blog Teen Librarian Toolbox and reviews books for School Library Journal, The Horn Book Guide, and Voice of Youth Advocates. Amanda lives in Minnesota with her software architect husband, loquacious kid, and two elderly dachshunds named after children’s book characters. You can find her blogging at and on Twitter @CiteSomething.