KATHRYN HULICK signing and discussing STRANGE BUT TRUE: 10 OF THE WORLD’S GREATEST MYSTERIES EXPLAINED which teaches young readers how to use the scientific method and sharp thinking to separate fact from fiction. Alien abductions to zombies – what’s really going on? Full color illustrations evoke the eeriness of the mysteries in this book – perfect for the curious 10 -14 year old.
Kathryn Hulick is a freelance writer, editor and former Peace Corps volunteer. She writes regularly for Science News for Students and Muse magazine. She has also published numerous nonfiction books on topics such as video games, artificial intelligence, energy technology and dinosaurs. Hulick's favorite part of writing about science is getting to speak with researchers in many different fields. Once, she spoke with an expert on parallel universes while he was shoveling snow from his driveway. Another time, she called a biologist who was out in the field in Africa, watching a herd of elephants. In addition to writing, she enjoys hiking, gardening, painting and reading. Hulick lives in Massachusetts with her husband, son and dog.