Sarah Prineas is the author of The Magic Thief (HarperCollins, 2008) and The Magic Thief: Lost (HarperCollins, 2009). Foreign rights to the series have been sold in 17 languages, and the English audio version is produced by Recorded Books. The Magic Thief received three starred reviews on its release and was a Booksense Top Ten Pick for Spring/Summer 2008. In addition, the book was a 2009 E.B. White Read-aloud Award honor book, was on the 2008 New York Public Library's 100 Books for Reading and Sharing list, was a 2009 National Council of Teachers of English Notable Book in the Language Arts, was a Booklist Top Ten Debut Novels for Youth 2008, and was a Cybils Award Finalist in the middle-grade fantasy category. Forthcoming books include the next book in the series, The Magic Thief: Found (HarperCollins, 2010). Three more books that are not part of the Magic Thief series are forthcoming from HarperCollins in 2011, 2012, and 2013. Sarah's short fiction has appeared in Realms of Fantasy (x3), Strange Horizons (x4), Paradox, Ideomancer, Cicada, Flytrap, Lone Star Stories (x3), and has been reprinted in Year's Best Paranormal Romance (ed. Paula Guran), in Best New Romantic Fantasy 2 (ed. Paula Guran), and in the podcast Podcastle. She regularly attends the Blue Heaven writing workshop on Kelleys Island, Ohio. Sarah lives in Iowa City with her mad scientist husband, two odd children, and two perfectly normal cats.