Lisa McMann

Lisa McMann is the New York Times bestselling author of the middle grade dystopian fantasy series The Unwanteds, the YA paranormal Wake trilogy, and several other books for kids and teens. She lives with her family in the Phoenix area. Check out Lisa's website at LisaMcMann.com, learn more about The Unwanteds Series at UnwantedsSeries.com, and be sure to say hi on Instagram or Twitter (@Lisa_McMann), or Facebook (Facebook.com/McMannFan).

Books by this Author

Dragon Bones
The Unwanteds Collection
Island of Dragons
Dragon Captives
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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Get over it and ask, "What's next?"

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Two people -- my kids. They are doing a freaking awesome job growing into young adults.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. Jesus Christ. I'd say, "Sooo...what WOULD you do, actually?"

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Promptness, kindness, and a sense of humor.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Zombies. And fire. Zombies on fire would reallly do me in.

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