Gretchen Maurer


Gretchen Maurer is the California Reading Association Eureka Medal-winning author of Mary Tudor: “Bloody Mary” (2011) in The Thinking Girl’s Treasury of Dastardly Dames. Her writing has also been published in Frances Mayes’s The Discovery of Poetry (Harcourt 2001) and in the anthology A Cup of Comfort for Mothers to Be (Adams Media 2006). She cowrote the screenplay for Alma, a 2007 short film that has won multiple awards. She lives in northern California with her family.