UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications

Spotlight: Hepler

January 31, 2012

Media Contact:  Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
903.565.5769 or 903.539.7196 (cell)

January 31, 2012

Heather Hepler, adjunct faculty in the Department of Literature and Languages and award-winning author, was recently published with her 2012 fiction novel, Love? Maybe.

Published by Dial, a division of Penguin Young Readers, the novel chronicles the story of Piper, a young girl who must face her insecurities about love.

Other books by Hepler include The Cupcake Queen, Jars of Glass, Dream Factory and Scrambled Eggs at Midnight.

She holds a master of fine arts in creative writing from the University of Southern Maine.

Memberships include American Library Association and Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.