Ronni Arno
Ruby Reinvented by Maine writer Ronni Arno

Ronni Arno

Ronni Arno is the author of the middle-grade novels Ruby Reinvented (Simon & Schuster/Aladdin, 2015), Dear Poppy (Simon & Schuster/Aladdin, 2016), Molly in the Middle (Simon & Schuster/Aladdin, 2017), and co-author of Best. Night. Ever. (Simon & Schuster/Aladdin, 2017). Ronni is a contributor to Kidliterati.com, a blog that gets to the heart of children's literature.

Ronni teaches Freshman English at the Watershed School in Camden, and was the Author-in-Residence at Islesboro Central School, where she worked with middle school students as they wrote their own novels.

Ronni received her Bachelor's degree from Emerson College in Boston. She now lives on the coast of Maine with her husband, two daughters, and her dogs, Hazel and Mabel. When she's not writing, Ronni stalks her kids for story ideas, kayaks, and eats chocolate...but not usually at the same time.