Lois Lowry is a bestselling and award-winning author best known for her books for children and young adults including Number the Stars and The Giver, which both received Newbery Medals. She has written over 40 books, and her most recent work is titled On the Horizon. You can learn more about Lois on her website at http://loislowry.com/, or follow her on Twitter @LoisLowryWriter.