Francesca L Block

Block, Francesca Lia: - Francesca Lia Block has described her work as contemporary fairy tales with an edge, where the real world and its trouble find solace through the magic of creative expression and love. She has received numerous honors, including the Margaret A. Edwards Lifetime Achievement Award and the Phoenix Award, as well as citations from the American Library Association, The New York Times Book Review, and School Library Journal. Her previous titles include the bestselling Weetzie Bat series (HarperCollins), the memoir/craft book The Thorn Necklace: Healing Through Writing and the Creative Process (Seal Press), the novel The Elementals (St. Martin's) and the erotic fairy tale collection Nymph (Circlet), among many others. She lives in Los Angeles.