Amy Hollingsworth is the author of Letters From the Closet: Ten Years of Correspondence That Changed My Life (Howard/Simon & Schuster, May 2013), as well as another letter-writing book about her friendship with television’s Fred Rogers. Before writing books, Amy Hollingsworth wrote for various magazines and was a television writer for eight years. In 2010 Amy was named one of USA Today’s Top 100 People for her influence on pop culture and was featured in the documentary by MTV News VP/producer Benjamin Wagner titled Mister Rogers & Me.

Amy lives in Virginia with her husband and children.