Dee Romito is an author of books for young readers. Her middle grade books include The BFF Bucket List, No Place Like Home, Postcards from Venice, and co-authored Best.Night.Ever. (Aladdin/S&S). Her debut picture book, Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott (Little Bee Books) received a starred review from Booklist and a Crystal Kite Award. Next up is her chapter book series, Fort Builders, Inc. (Aladdin/S&S, 2020). And it’s quite possible there’s a box fort or two in her living room at this very moment. You can visit her website at DeeRomito.com.
Fort Builders, Inc. (Book 1): The Birthday Castle (May 2020, Aladdin/Simon & Schuster)
Written by Dee Romito
Two best friends, determined to earn some spending money, start a fort building company and end up with a crew of talented kids who help them navigate the challenges of being pint-size business owners. THE BIRTHDAY CASTLE is the first book in the FORT BUILDERS, INC. series.