Allison Gutknecht

Allison Gutknecht grew up in Voorhees, New Jersey, with three fewer siblings than Mandy Berr. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania, she earned her Master’s degree in Children’s Media and Literature from NYU. Allison lives in New York City with her rambunctious toy poodle, Gypsy, and her literate cat, Folly. She is a massive fan of polka dots.

Books by this Author

A tween jewelry designer finds herself competing for an online fashion blog spot in this funny and sparkly M!X novel.

Twelve-year-old Tess loves fashion, but she has a soft spot for accessories. In fact, Tess runs her own consulting firm for the kids at her school. If you need the finishing touch for middle school dances, special occasions like a thirteenth birthday or bat/bar mitzvah, Tess can make it happen. She loves reading The Miscellaneous Moxie, THE online fashion blog that’s...

Videos

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. A little bit of nonsense goes a long way.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. People who walk slowly under scaffolding while carrying oversized umbrellas.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Ethel Mertz, because whatever shenanigan her best friend gets herself into, Ethel is right by her side.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I have a very strong sense of follow-through.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. The ability to play music by ear

Resources

To download a file to your computer right-click on the link and choose 'save file as'.

High Resolution Images

Allison Gutknecht on the Web

Facebook

Twitter

Explore

CONNECT WITH US