Marian Keen (Meg) has been writing in a variety of genres since the 1980s, with a special interest in historical fiction for children and youth.Marian’s middle-grade stories for children include the Adventures of Alexander Catt, and Lexi Catt’s Meowmoirs—Tales of Heroic Scientists. These “meowmoirs” bring to life famous people and significant milestones in science, medicine, art, exploration, and human development. Look for new titles to be released soon. Her stories for young readers feature British Columbian animals such as skunks, racoons, owls, bears, squirrels, crows, and sea gulls. Verity is her first published novel for teens. With a life-long interest in nutrition, healthy living, and illness prevention, Marian’s health articles can be found at www.stresstonics.com.