Authors and Illustrators - This Month’s Spotlight

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Every month TTLG highlights the work and life of an author or illustrator. Below you will find this month’s spotlight.

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Margaret Peterson Haddix

Margaret Peterson Haddix

Margaret Peterson Haddix (born April 9, 1964) is an American author of young-adult thrillers and science fiction novels. Margaret Peterson Haddix was born near Washington Court House, Ohio, and grew up on a farm there. She received a B.A. in creative writing and journalism from Miami University in 1986. She worked as a newspaper copy editor in Fort Wayne, Indiana; as a newspaper reporter in Indianapolis; and as a community college instructor and freelance writer in Danville, Illinois. Haddix and her husband, Doug, a newspaper editor, now live in Columbus, Ohio, with their two children, Meredith and Connor.

Website: http://www.haddixbooks.com/home.html

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