Mary Amato writes fiction for children, such as the hilarious Riot Brothers series, but she is also a singer-songwriter who performs in the Washington, D.C. area. In addition, she is a co-founder of Firefly Shadow Theater, a puppet company for which she writes and directs shows. Her novels have appeared on children's choice state award lists around the country. She lives in Hyattsville, Maryland.
"This first book in a forthcoming intergalactic sports series will
surely please science fiction readers. The writing is descriptive
and elaborate without being burdensome. The characters are
relatable and well developed with relationship issues and familiar
family dynamics."-School Library Journal
"Readers will instantly connect with Albert and his struggles at home, school, and with the sport he loves."-Kirkus Reviews