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Erica Richardson

Clean Books to Engage and Inspire


About Erica:

Erica Richardson is the author of middle-grade and young adult books. She writes the middle-grade fantasy series The Cottonwood Chronicles, starring Luna the crested gecko. She also passionately writes books about mental-health themes, including her books Lisa's Ugly Glasses, a middle-grade book about social anxiety, and the Peregrine series, a series of young adult books with mental health themes. 

She emphasizes literature that is clean, family friendly, and inspiring. Her middle-grade books are perfect for young readers, written to get kids excited about the world of reading while stretching their vocabularies. She is married to her best friend, Seth, and together they have three beautiful children. Erica enjoys a variety of activities, including taking care of animals, playing the tuba, and spending time with family.