Megan Hoyt


Megan Hoyt first fell in love with reading on a cozy branch of the crab apple tree outside her Texas home. She devoured Beverly Cleary's books there, and Marguerite Henry's "horsey books" still remind her of the loud Texas cicadas at dusk. Bartali's Bicycle is Megan's debut picture book biography. Her first picture book was Hildegard's Gift, and her poem, "Thanksgiving by the Lake," appears in the anthology Thanku: Poems of Gratitude. When she is not writing, Megan tutors child actors on set for Disney, Warner Bros., Showtime, and Cinemax, among others. She lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, where most days she is surrounded by three fluffy pups and piles upon piles of picture books.


Hildegard's Gift

Megan Hoyt and David Hill


Clara O'Hara Private Eye

Megan Hoyt


Bartali's Bicycle: The True Story of Gino Bartali, Italy's...

Megan Hoyt and Iacopo Bruno


Millie Visits the Beach

Lisa Levesque McGloin and Megan Hoyt