Tamara Hecht is a children’s author, illustrator, and monster movie enthusiast. She likes telling heartfelt stories in a way that makes them funny. Her hobbies include reading, playing video games, and learning weird trivia. Tamara has lived in Vaughan her entire life and very much appreciates this lovely city.
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Books by Tamara Hecht:
Welcome to Monsterville
Twelve-year-old Jen is the first human student at Monsterville Junior High. Without fangs or claws, she doesn’t seem to fit in. Her newfound friends try to help her adapt, but their advice quickly turns into a monstrous mess.
The Music Room
When her teacher gives her a mysterious item for safekeeping, Jen promises to take good care of it. However, she accidentally awakens an angry spirit in the school’s music room. Can Jen figure out how to calm the spirit and stop its school-wide rampage? And what does this all have to do with that mysterious item? Find out, if you dare venture into… THE MUSIC ROOM.
Moss & Magic
Something strange is happening to Jen. Ever since the incident at Mia’s house, Jen can’t possibly fall asleep. Luckily, Mia has a solution, but it’s going to take a lot of courage, quick thinking, and some very special moss.