Patricia O'Grady lives on the West Coast of Florida with her husband William, and daughter Melanie. She also shares her home with 3 Yorkshire Terriers, and a talking Quaker Parrot. She is originally from Long Island, New York.
Patricia received a Covey Award in 2009, for her book, Mirror Mirror Seven Years Bad Luck. It was the judge’s choice for Most Artistic Cover, picked for the book cover that best combined art and design. She is also the proud recipient of the prestigious YABI award for Best Young Adult Novel 2009 – Tales of the Whosawhachits – Key Holders of the Realms.