Michelle Vacchio is a Children's Librarian Trainee in New York. She completed her M.A. degree in English Literature in 2015 and will complete her M.L.S. degree in 2019. Her interests include early childhood and childhood literacy, tween services, and writing instruction. Before beginning work in public libraries in August 2017, Michelle worked as a college writing tutor, a recruiting assistant, and a sales support specialist (not at the same time). She has taken a creative writing course or two.

Michelle likes to write (irregularly) about books, especially middle grade and young adult books; library services; and podcasts.