Barbara Quick

Writer and poet Barbara Quick is the author of the novels "Vivaldi's Virgins" and "Northern Edge, " winner of the Discover Prize. "A Golden Web" is her first book for teen readers. An avid traveler and student of other languages, she has run an international boardinghouse; written everything from self-help books to humor columns to grant requests for disadvantaged children; and done whatever jobs she needed to do -- from landscape gardening to catering to editing -- to allow her to continue...See more