Tootsie Gallo Barron was born in North Jersey, (Jersey City) and now calls South Jersey (just outside “The Queen” Atlantic City” her home.

She has two grown-up children and is widowed. She lives in a world of silence and her words. When she needs a break from them, she closes her eyes and remembers everything good. As she signs every book, “I wish you all that Heaven allows.”
Also, Tootsie Barron who wrote the only totally mobbed up book ever written by a woman called Sugar Paper!