CHRIS GRABENSTEIN is the Agatha and Anthony Award-winning author of The Crossroads and The Hanging Hill as well as several adult thrillers and I FUNNY, a #1 New York Times bestseller that he coauthored with James Patterson. Chris also used to do improv, write TV and radio commercials, and has written for The Muppets. Chris was born in Buffalo, New York, and moved to Chattanooga, Tennessee, when he was ten. After college, he moved to New York City to become an actor and writer. Chris and his wife JJ live in New York City with three cats and a dog named Fred who starred in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang on Broadway.
PRAISE FOR THE SERIES: A New York Times bestselling series Discover the coolest library in the world. --James Patterson Lots of Action action and quirky humor. --The Washington Post * A worthy successor to the original madman puzzle-master himself, Willy Wonka. --Booklist, starred review * A winner for readers and game-players alike. --Kirkus Reviews, starred review * A fun-filled, suspenseful intellectual puzzle. --Shelf Awareness, starred review Will have readers racing to pick up the next volume. --School Library Journal