TROTT, Betty. American, b. 1933. Genres: Children's fiction. Career: Teacher, writer. Bought Hills Grade School, Lathan, NY, third grade teacher, 1956-58; Merle Norman, Columbus, OH, beauty consultant, 1978-80; Fashion Academy, Columbus, OH, personal image consultant and teacher, 1980-90; freelance children's writer, 1990-. Director of children's sailing, 1970; director of children's television at the Center of Science and Industry (COSI), 1973; director of Grandview children's musical, 1994; director of Griswald Players play. Member of Griswald Players, 1995. Publications: Breathe On Me Butterflies, 1994. Address: 8808 Renfrew St., Powell, OH 43065, U.S.A.