VIRGINIA WRIGHT (b. 1958) in Belfast, Maine, was raised in the coastal town of Belfast throughout her childhood and into her teen years. Virginia is author and illustrator of the children's books: The Princess and the Castle and The Prince and the Dragon. Her latest release was in 2011, Crying Bear. She is also author of an educational, non-fiction book titled-- Buzzzzzzzz: What Honeybees Do. The Christmas Secret, her next book, is slated for release late fall 2012. Virginia says while she is a mixed genre writer she has found her love of words in children's writing as of late and spends her time writing from the Downeast area in the beautiful state of Maine.