JEAN LEE C. PATINDOL is a twice-awarded grand prize winner of the Philippine Board on Books for Young People (PBBY) Alfrredo Navarro Salanga Prize for Children’s Literature for Papa’s House, Mama’s House (2004; Adarna) and Tight Times (2007; Adarna). She has recently gone international with her third book, My One-Boobed Mamma (Living Waters, USA; 2008).


She is based in University of St. La Salle, Bacolod City.