Julianna Baggott is the author of 18 books, including books written under two pen names, N.E. Bode (The Anybodies) and Bridget Asher (The Provence Cure for the Brokenhearted (Center Point Premier Romance)). Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Washington Post, Boston Globe, Best American Poetry, Best Creative Nonfiction, and read on NPR. Her new novel, Pure, the first of a post apocalyptic trilogy will be published in February; film rights have sold to Fox2000. For more information, you can visit her at http://www.juliannabaggott.com.