Clare Vanderpool, recipient of the 2011 Newbery Award, is a resident of Wichita, Kansas. She has a degree in English and Elementary Education and enjoys reading, going to the pool with her children, the television show Monk, and visiting the bookstores in her town.

Author website:  http://www.clarevanderpool.com/

Books in order of publication:

Moon Over Manifest – 2010

Navigating Early – 2013