A former member of Austin indie bands The Needies and Omega Monster Patrol, Travis Nichols is all too familiar with the joys and heartaches of starting a band. He has also authored Punk Rock Etiquette: The Ultimate How-To Guide for D.I.Y., Punk, Indie, and Underground Bands for Roaring Brook Press. He lives in New York.
"Nichols writes in a snappy, conversational style; the plot moves as quickly as Matt's ever-scheming brain." --School Library Journal "A light-hearted tale of a likable kid trying to be cool and survive high school at the same time." --Kirkus Reviews "...a welcome indie twist..." --BCCB