Authors & Illustrators

Author Bio

Ann Marie Stephens

Ann Marie Stephens is the author of Scuba Dog and Cy Makes a Friend. She has also published original teaching ideas in the Mailbox and Scholastic Teacher magazines and in the book Kwame Alexander's Page-to-Stage Writing Workshop. As an elementary school teacher, she's loved sharing the thrill of writing with her students for more than 20 years. She has also created and hosted clubs for fellow faculty such as Books for Breakfast, Books for Lunch, and Cookies and Books. She lives in Fairfax, Virginia. Visit her blog at