Joy McCullough-Carranza writes plays and children's fiction. She has a degree in theater from Northwestern University. Her plays have been developed and produced in Seattle, San Diego, Chicago, and New York.
Joy also writes MG and YA fiction. She's a Pitchwars mentor and an MG/YA editor with Cornerstones Literary Consultancy. She's represented by Jim McCarthy at Dystel and Goderich Literary Management.
Joy lives in Seattle with her husband, who she met while traveling through Latin America, and their two homeschooled children. She blogs (sporadically!) here and is also a part of the team blogging about middle grade books and writing at Project Mayhem. Find Joy on Twitter at @JMCwrites.