Orca Book Publishers

Colleen Nelson

Colleen Nelson is the author of Tori by Design, which won the 2012 McNally Robinson Young Adult Book Award and was nominated for a 2012 Snow Willow Award, as well as one other novel for young readers, The Fall. As a middle-years teacher and an avid reader of young-adult fiction, Colleen is inspired by her visits to schools and interactions with young people.