Tory Christie is a real scientist by day and secretly writes children’s books at night. When it is light outside, she studies rocks and water. After dark, she writes silly science stories that kids and grownups can laugh about. Tory Christie writes the hilarious Curious McCarthy series about a little girl in a large family who wants to become a scientist. Tory Christie lives in Fargo, North Dakota with her medium-sized family. Find out more at: www.torychristie.com.

Other Works

  • A Little Round Panda on the Big Blue Earth

  • A Tiny Brown Monkey on the Big Blue Earth

  • Curious McCarthy's Powers of Observation

  • Curious McCarthy's Electric Ideas

  • Curious McCarthy's Not-So-Perfect-Pitch


Awards and Recognition

  • Crystal Kite Award Finalist (Curious McCarthy) and SLJ starred reviews (Big Blue Earth series)