Amato, Mary

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AMATO, Mary. American, b. 1961. Genres: Children's fiction. Career: Writer, puppeteer, choreographer, and teacher. Cofounder of Firefly Shadow Theater (puppet company.). Publications: The Word Eater, 2000; The Riot Brothers (short stories), in press. Contributor of articles, essays, and poems to periodicals for children and adults. Address: c/o Author Mail, Holiday House, 425 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10017, U.S.A. Online address: