Praise for the Arlo Finch series:
„Intriguing [and] dynamic.“ —Booklist
„An exciting fantasy novel grounded in reality with a strong emphasis on friendships and great characters.“ —School Library Journal
„Compelling.“ —The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
„John August is a master storyteller.“ –Ransom Riggs, #1 New York Times-bestselling author of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
„A fast, fun, and fearless tale. Arlo’s adventures feel both completely real and entirely magical. I loved it!“ –Ally Condie, #1 New York Times-bestselling author of Matched and Summerlost
„A masterful mix of mystery and adventure.“ –Geoff Rodkey, New York Times-bestselling author of the Tapper Twins series
Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende
Born and raised in Boulder, Colorado, John August earned a degree in journalism from Drake University and an MFA in film from USC. As a screenwriter, his credits include Big Fish, Charlies Angels, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Corpse Bride and Frankenweenie. He is the author of the Arlo Finch series.
In addition to his film career, he hosts a popular weekly podcast, Scriptnotes, with Craig Mazin. He also created the Writer Emergency Pack, an educational storytelling tool that was distributed to over 2,000 classrooms in partnership with non-profit literacy groups like 826LA and NaNoWriMo. John and his family live in Los Angeles.