Born and raised in Eastern Canada, John Owen Theobald moved to the UK to study the poetry of Keats, and in 2009 received a PhD from the University of St. Andrews. He lives in London, England.
'Breathless, intricate ... a worthwhile read' The School
'Theobald killed it with this one ... it holds plenty of appeal for adults, but if that isn't your thing, recommend it to your children, or grandchildren' Professional Bookworm.
'A thought-provoking adventure of a book, and probably a perfect read-aloud or audiobook for your summer road trip' Blah, Blah, Blah, Book Blog.
'The best piece of YA historical fiction that I have come across in a long while' Magic Fiction Since Potter.