John Green is the author of the Printz Award-winning novel Looking for Alaska, the Printz Honor-winning novel An Abundance of Katherines, and the upcoming novel Paper Towns. John has also written for National Public Radio's All Things Consideredand forThe New York Times.Maureen Johnson is the author of The Key to the Golden Firebird, The Bermudez Triangle, 13 Little Blue Envelopes, Devilish, Girl at Sea, and Suite Scarlett.Maureen earned ehr MFA in writing from Columbia University. Before she was published, Maureen had a number of jobs - including waitressing in a haunted house theme restaurant in New York, working with live tigers in Las Vegas, and being the token American employee at a comedy pub in London. Maureen lives in New York City and frequently reports on her exploits, both real and imaginary.Lauren Myracle is the author of many books for teens and tweens, including the New York Timesbestsellers Twelveand TTYL. Like Addie in Let It Snow, Lauren grew up (some of the time) in a small mountain town, although sadly, she never got kissed at a Starbucks. She's hoping to take care of that soon. Lauren lives in Colorado with her husband and their three kids.