GRANGER, Michele. American, b. 1949. Genres: Children's fiction. Career: Williamsburg Public Schools, Williamsburg, MA, first grade teacher 1971-73; DeKalb County Schools, Avondale and Decatur, GA, teacher, 1974-77, chairperson, Department of Early Childhood/Special Education, 1976-78; Fairfax County Adult Education, Fairfax County, VA, parent educator, 1980-83; Montclair State College, Upper Montclair, NJ, educational supervisor, 1984, member of adjunct faculty, 1985; Children's Hospital and University Hospital, Newark, NJ, teacher in early intervention and AIDS intervention program, 1985-98; Renaissance Middle School, Montclair, co-director of The Writers' Room, 1999-; educational consultant on issues related to early childhood/special education. Publications: The Summer House Cat, 1989; Eliza the Hypnotizer: And Other Eliza and Francie Stories, 1993; Fifth Grade Fever, 1995. Address: 25 Fairfield Street, Montclair, NJ 07042-4113, U.S.A.