STEPHEN TRIMBLE was born in Denver, his family's base for roaming the West with his geologist father.Learn More
Robison Wells is the author of the young adult thriller Variant, named by Publishers Weekly as one of the Best Books of 2011. He lives in Holladay, Utah, with his wife and three kids.
Dan Wells is the author of the bestselling Partials Sequence as well as the John Cleaver series. He has been nominated for the Campbell Award and has won a Hugo Award and three Parsec Awards for his podcast Writing Excuses.Learn More
Natalie Whipple, sadly, does not have any cool mutations or magical powers like her characters. Unless you count the ability to watch anime and Korean dramas for hours on end. Or her uncanny knack for sushi consumption.
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Brooke Williams has spent the last thirty years advocating for wilderness. He is the author of four books, including Halflives: Reconciling Work and Wildness.Learn More
A transplant to Utah, Sara Zarr was raised in San Francisco, and now lives in Salt Lake City, with her husband. Zarr is the acclaimed author of four novels for young adults. Her first novel, Story of a Girl was a 2007 National Book Award finalist.Learn More