Robyn Schneider is the New York Times bestselling author of The Beginning of Everything and Extraordinary Means, which have received multiple starred reviews, been included on numerous state reading lists, and have been published in over a dozen countries. She holds a master's degree in bioethics from the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine and a bachelor's degree in creative writing from Columbia University. She was never cast in a single high school play, and her birthday always seems to bring calamity. She is based in Los Angeles, but she also has an online presence. RobynSchneider.com is where you can find her.