EMMY SIMON lives in Phoenix, Arizona, with her mommy, her tatty (father in Yiddish), and her 5-year-old little sister, Meira Tova. Her Hebrew name is Emuna Shalva. She loves reading, wants to be an author, and is in the process of writing her first book (under a pen name). She wears glasses and braces. She is currently in the 7th grade girls class at Phoenix Hebrew Academy, and is 12.5 years old.