What happens when you ask a bunch of losers, discipline cases and misfits to save the galaxy from an ancient evil? The ancient evil wins, of course.

Described as one of the most exciting and game-changing YA writers of our time, Amie Kaufman has made a name for herself by mixing science, fiction and fantasy. Her work has been translated into nearly 30 languages and several of her series are currently in development for film and TV. Join New York Times and international bestselling author Amie Kaufman as she discusses her acclaimed co-authored series The Aurora Cycle and The Other Side of the Sky.

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Amie Kaufman

Amie Kaufman is a New York Times, USA Today and internationally bestselling author of science fiction and fantasy including the Aurora Cycle trilogy. Her award-winning work has been translated into nearly 30 languages and several of her series are in development for film and TV. Amie has degrees in history, literature, law and conflict resolution, and is undertaking a PhD in Creative Writing. She is the host of the podcast Amie Kaufman on Writing. Amie lives by the sea in Melbourne with her family and an extremely large personal library.