Novel Obsession is owned and operated by Mandy O’Brien, a mother of five and a bibliophile. She was a precocious reader and hasn’t stopped reading since. A self-proclaimed research fanatic, Mandy is always learning about something or working on some project. In between unschooling with her children, advocating for children’s rights, teaching classes, planning educational community events, and writing, Mandy can usually be found with a book in hand. Whether reading for information, recreation, or connection with her children, Mandy shares her love of books with any who will listen.