Jarrett J. Krosoczka is a New York Times bestselling author,
two-time winner of the Children's Choice Book Award for the Third
to Fourth Grade Book of the Year, an Eisner award nominee, and is
the author and/or illustrator of more than thirty books for young
readers. His work includes several picture books, select volumes of
Star Wars: Jedi Academy, the Lunch Lady graphic
novels, and Platypus Police Squad novel series. Jarrett has
given two TED Talks, both of which have been curated to the main
page of TED.com and have collectively accrued more than two million
views online. He is also the host of The Book Report with
JJK on SiriusXM's Kids Place Live, a weekly segment celebrating
books, authors, and reading.
Jarrett lives in Western Massachusetts with his wife and children, and their pugs, Ralph and Frank.