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Jennifer Niven is the Emmy Award-winning New York Times and International bestselling author of nine books, including All the Bright Places and Holding up the Universe. Her books have been translated in over 75 languages, and between them her two young adult novels have sold in over 60 territories internationally. All the Bright Places has won literary awards around the world, including the GoodReads Choice Award for Best Young Adult Fiction of 2015. It was named a Best Book of the Year by Time Magazine, NPR, the Guardian, Publisher's Weekly, YALSA, Barnes & Noble, BuzzFeed, the New York Public Library, and others, and was the #1 Kids' Indie Next Book for Winter '14-'15. The film starring Elle Fanning is currently in pre-production, with Jennifer writing the script. Jennifer is at work on her third novel for young adults, and overseeing Germ, a literary and lifestyle web magazine for girls and boys age high school and beyond.