About the Author

Denise Altobello
Blurbarian Since February 2009
Name Denise Altobello
My Web Site http://www.nolatweens.com
Location New Orleans, LA
Gender Female
My Occupation Teacher, Travel Writer
My Bio Denise Altobello and Jenny Velasquez – middle school and high school literature, writing and social studies teachers, as well as travel writers, are the founding directors of NOLA Travel Writers and NOLA T(w)een Travel Writing and Movie-Making Workshops. Denise's recent work appears in Venturing in Ireland: Quest for the Modern Celtic Soul and Venturing in Italy: Travels in Puglia. The two women wrote for and edited New Orleans: a T(w)een Travelogue.

Books by this author

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
New Orleans: a T(w)een Travelogue is a work in progress. The book, edited by co-director Jenny Velasquez and me, anthologizes travel essays, articles, and photo essays created by twelve talented 12-14 year old student/writers immersed in the history, music, food, and culture of the New Orleans French Quarter.