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Allen has been a professional writer since 1996. She writes for television, feature films (such as the Barbie movies), internet programming, and fictional stories for young adults and children.
Her most well known books are Populazzi, a young adult novel, and the Elixir series which was co-written with entertainer Hilary Duff. She has been married for over a decade and has one child and a pet dog. She has run several marathons since 2000, and is interested in paddle boating.