You may know that the child in Owl Moon is
Heidi Stemple, whose father is in the story and whose mother, Jane
Yolen, wrote it. But you may not know that Heidi wasn't interested in
the family writing business, becoming a probation officer in Florida
after college. Luckily, her genes triumphed and this NF Fest author went
on to write more than 25 books for kids.