About The Author

Abby Sher

Abby Sher is a writer and performer. She has written one young adult novel Kissing Snowflakes (Point, 2007) as well as a memoir of her own struggle with OCD, Amen, Amen, Amen: Memoir of a Girl Who Couldn't Stop Praying (Among Other Things) (2010) and a non-fiction title, Breaking Free: True Stories of Girls Who Escaped Modern Slavery (2014).

Her work has also appeared in anthologies as well as in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times and Elle. Abby has written and performed for the Second City in Chicago and the Upright Citizen's Brigade and Magnet Theater in New York. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and daughter. Follow Abby on Twitter: @abbysher