Lorri Hopping (aka Lorraine Hopping Egan) is a former Scholastic editor and the author of more than 50 books, mostly narrative nonfiction for tweens and games and activities for teachers. She is also a professional game designer, the former product development director of Aristoplay, and a video game writer. She's available for freelance or contract work in content creation: writing, editing, consulting, editorial direction.
Bone Detective: The Story of Forensic Anthropologist Diane France
This biography of a contemporary scientist for tweens and teens is part of the 10-book Women's Adventures in Science series, published by the National Academy of Sciences.
BONE DETECTIVE received an Outstanding Science Trade Book for Children award, Selector's Choice (highly recommended), from the NSTA/Children's Book Council and was nominated as a 2007 finalist in the young adult category of the AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books.