Morgan Matson is a best-selling novelist on the New York Times. Amy & Roger's Epic Detour, which was also selected an ALA Top Ten Best Novel for Young Adults, earned her an MFA in writing for children from the New School, and she was named a Publishers Weekly Flying Start author. Second Chance Summer, her second book, earned the California State Book Award. She currently resides in Los Angeles. MorganMatson.com is her website.