Maggie Lehrman is the author of the young adult novels The Last Best Story and The Cost of All Things, both published by Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins. The Cost of All Things has been translated into eight languages. She’s also editorial director, fiction at Abrams Books, where she works primarily on young adult, middle grade, and graphic novels. (Check them out!) She has an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts, and she graduated from Harvard College with a BA in English. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and son.