Jeff Kinney is a six-time Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Award winner for Favorite Novel and a #1 New York Times bestselling author. TIME magazine named Jeff one of the 100 Most Important Persons in the World. Poptropica, which was designated one of TIME magazine's 50 Best Websites, was also created by him. He grew up in the Washington, D.C., area before moving to New England in 1995. Jeff resides in Massachusetts with his wife and two sons, where they run An Unexpected Tale, a bookstore.