is a NYT Bestselling author of strange stories for strange children. His first novel Peter Nimble and his Fantastic Eyes
was an ABA New Voices pick and a BookPage Magazine "Best Book" of 2011. His bestselling Night Gardener
is a Junior Library Guild selection, an ABA IndieNext pick, an Amazon Editor's Pick of the Month, and winner of the TD Book Prize and ILA Book Award. His newest novel, Sophie Quire & the Last Storyguard
is in stores now. He lives in Pittsburgh with his family and their adorable pet umbrella.
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