Writer in Birmingham, Alabama
Lou Anders is the author of Frostborn, Nightborn, and Skyborn, the three novels of the Thrones & Bones series of middle grade fantasy adventures, as well as the novel Star Wars: Pirate's Price. Frostborn has been nominate for a 2015-16 Utah Beehive Book Award, a 2016-17 Nebraska Golden Sower Award, a 2016-17 Indiana Young Hoosier Book Award, and a 2016-17 Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award. Anders was selected as the 2016 Thurber House Children's Writer-in-Residence where he spent a month teaching writing workshops to children in Columbus, Ohio and writing in the third floor apartments of the historic home of James Thurber. A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, Anders was also a Hugo Award winning editor and a Chesley Award winning art director. When not writing, he enjoys dark beer, dark chocolate, spending time with his family, and playing pen & paper RPGs and video games for "research."