Michelene Esposito writes Children’s, Young Adult, and New Adult Fiction. Her first novel, Night Diving, received a Foreword Magazine Silver Award. Her second novel, Mermaid, was released in 2007. Both novels were published by Bella Books. Her third novel, Catch Me, was released in 2014 by New Libri Press. She has published short stories in Young Miss and Teen magazines. Michelene lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.