A S King
King is the author of eight critically praised young adult novels. Her novel Please Forget Vera Dietz won a Michael L. Printz Award in 2011. The Los Angeles Times Book Prize went to Printz Honor and Ask the Passengers in 2013. She was named one of the top young adult novelists writing today by the New York Times. King came to Pennsylvania with her family after more than a decade living on a farm and teaching adult literacy in Ireland.