Anastasia Higginbotham

Anastasia Higginbotham is the White Raven award-winning author and illustrator of Divorce Is the Worst, Death Is Stupid, Tell Me About Sex, Grandma, and Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness—all parts of the Ordinary Terrible Things series. Her other books include What You Don’t Know: A Story of Liberated Childhood and You Ruined It. She writes for social justice organizations and taught full impact self defense for 10 years. Her work has been featured in The Believer, The New York Times, Huffington Post, Women’s Media Center, Ms., Bitch, The Sun, The Women’s Review of Books, and in anthologies, including Yes Means Yes (Seal, 2009). She lives in Brooklyn.

Anastasia Higginbotham

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