Texas Fred talks to Gigi Amateau author of CHANCEY of the Maury River, a horse story.
Gigi Amateau was born October 20, 1964 in northeastern Mississippi and raised in Mechanicsville, Virginia. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University with a degree in Urban Studies and Planning, she worked for nearly twenty years in Richmond's non-profit community.
Amateau lives in Richmond, Virginia with her husband and daughter. She loves reading about John Adams, riding horses in the mountains, gardening with native plants, and watching birds.
Her first young adult novel was Claiming Georgia Tate.