Caryn Rivadeneira is the author of ten books–for both children and adults. Her most recent titles include It’s Not Fair!, The Wrong Shoes, and Grit and Grace: Heroic Women of the Bible (all Beaming Books). Today in addition to writing, Caryn serves on staff at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church and is a proud member of INK: A Creative Collective and the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. But Caryn began her career as a magazine editor, most notably serving as managing editor for several of Christianity Today’s publications. Caryn has published hundreds of articles, essays, and interviews. Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, Christianity Today, Sojourners, Relevant, Aleteia, and many more.  Caryn lives in the near-west suburbs of Chicago with her husband, three kids, and one rescued pit bull.