wandering wordsmith


Frequently Asked Questions

Kathryn or K.E.?
I write Middle Grade novels as K.E. Ormsbee and Young Adult novels as Kathryn Ormsbee.

What does K.E. stand for?
Kathryn Elise. Ormsbee stands for Ormsbee.

Will there be a third book in the Water & the Wild series?
YES! It is entitled The Current & the Cure and will come out June 12, 2018. For more information, see this blog post. I'll be posting updates on my blog and social media accounts.

Are you on social media?
I am. You can follow me on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. I tend to be most active on Insta.

Who is your agent?
I’m represented by the magnificent Beth Phelan at Gallt & Zacker.

Who is your publicity contact?
For Chronicle books, Lara Starr at Lara_Starr [at] chroniclebooks [dot] com.
For Simon & Schuster books, TBD. Contact me in the interim.

I have a question you haven't answered. Where should I send it?
Right here!