Megan Hirsch is an author specializing in children’s nonfiction.   She often uses photostyled, diagrammed photographs in her books to explain a process or simplify a concept for young readers.  Her styling has been featured in advertising and catalogs and  she is the former editor-in-chief of State of the Arts, a quarterly publication of Los Feliz Charter School for the Arts, a charter elementary school focusing on arts-integrated project-based education.  Although she graduated from Southwestern University with a law degree, she prefers taking photographs and being with her children to practicing law.  Megan Hirsch lives in Los Angeles.