Mackenzie Reide is a mechanical engineer, writer, and adventurer. She also dabbles in aerospace, so yes, you can call her a rocket scientist. She loves to see strong girls in stories which is reflected in her middle grade books, The Mystery of Troll Creek and The Mask of the Troll. If you like alternate history, you can read her short story, Shifting Gears, in the anthology, Altered States of the Union. She is currently working on the third book in The Adventurers trilogy and a short story, Cascadia, for a sci fi-fantasy anthology called Crossroads.

Mackenzie likes photography as a hobby which you can check out on her blog, instagram, tumblr and pinterest, as well as on the blogs page of this site.