Michelle Knudsen is the New York Times best-selling author of 48 books for young readers of all ages. Her award-winning picture book Library Lion was named by Time Magazine as one of the Best 100 Children's Books of All Time, has been translated into more than fourteen languages and is being performed as a musical stage production in Israel, the UK, and South Africa. Michelle’s books for older readers include the middle-grade Trelian fantasy trilogy and the young adult Evil Librarian trilogy. She teaches Writing for Young People in Lesley University’s MFA program and lives in Brooklyn, NY.