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 it came out June 12, 2018. You can purchase it in ebook or paperback form right here.

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?
Iā€™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 Disney books, Melissa Lee at Melissa.Y.Lee [at] disney [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!