tahereh mafi

is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of books for children and young adults. (You can learn how to pronounce her name here.) She was born in a small city somewhere in Connecticut and currently resides in Southern California with her husband, fellow author Ransom Riggs. Her latest novel, A VERY LARGE EXPANSE OF SEA, will be out October 16th, 2018. Catch her on tour this fall.

Her work is represented by Jodi Reamer of Writers House, LLC.