After serving as an army officer, Will Hubbell worked in public television, academia, and advertising before becoming a full-time author. He has written and illustrated three children’s picture books, Pumpkin Jack, Apples Here!, and Snow Day Dance. He also writes fantasy novels for young adults and adults under the pen name Morgan Howell. His fantasy works include the Queen of the Orcs and The Shadowed Path trilogies.  Will is currently working on his fourth picture book, Birthday Bass and a young adult novel, A Girl called Dog.