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 *