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Frances O’Roark Dowell
c/o Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Simon and Schuster Children’s Publishing
1230 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10020

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For information about private writing instruction, online workshops and college essay help, use the form below to contact Frances. You can find additional information on the page: Writing Help.

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A Special Note for Students: If you are doing a little homework and have questions about Frances and her books, be sure to visit the About Frances section of this site. You’ll find tons of useful information there.