Gregory Funaro is the NY Times best selling author of Disney-Hyperion's ALISTAIR GRIM'S ODDITORIUM (an Amazon Best Book of the Month for January, 2015) and ALISTAIR GRIM'S ODD AQUATICUM (2016). His latest book, WATCH HOLLOW (HarperCollins, 2019) has received starred reviews from School Library Journal and ALA Booklist. Look for the sequel, WATCH HOLLOW: THE ALCHEMIST'S SHADOW, coming in February 2020. Gregory is also a drama professor at East Carolina University, and spends far too much time on the internet searching for vintage lunchboxes. Please visit his official web site at www.gregoryfunaro.com.