Sandy writes contemporary, realistic middle-grade stories that explore the small but extraordinary events in children’s lives. She’s passionate about investigating how children endure and persevere through everyday struggles, and how overcoming those struggles takes constant, daily acts of courage.
Extraordinary Birds is available now from Bloomsbury Children's Books! Please visit the Books page for ordering info.

“A beautiful story filled with heart.”

— Holly Goldberg Sloan, author of Counting by 7s and coauthor of To Night Owl from Dogfish

“An amazing debut–filled with heart, lyrical prose, and a heroine who soars!”

— Jewell Parker Rhodes, New York Times bestselling author of Ghost Boys