AUTHOR DETAILS

Kenneth Oppel

Kenneth Oppel is the bestselling author of numerous books, including Airborn which won the Governor General’s Award for children’s literature, and was named a Michael L. Printz Honor Book by the American Library Association. Half Brother won both the Canadian Library Association’s Book of the Year for Children as well as Book of the Year for Young Adults. Kenneth’s Silverwing trilogy, told entirely from the point of view of bats, has sold over a million copies worldwide, and was adapted as an animated television series and a stage play. His latest books are The Nest and Every Hidden Thing.

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