Greg van Eekhout is a novelist of science fiction and fantasy for audiences ranging from adult to middle grade. His work has been selected as finalists for the Sunshine State Award, the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy, and the Nebula Award. His six published novels include Kid vs. Squid, The Boy at the End of the World, and the adult urban fantasy novels Norse Code and the California Bones trilogy. He’s also published about two-dozen short stories, several of which have appeared in year’s best anthologies. Forthcoming works include the middle-grade novel Starward Bound, about dogs on deep-space mission. He lives with his wife and dogs in San Diego, California, where he enjoys beach walks and tacos.