Kate Milford is the New York Times bestselling author of Greenglass House (winner of the Edgar award for juvenile literature, long-listed for the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature, and a nominee for the Andre Norton Award and the Agatha Award for Children’s/YA) as well as The Left-Handed Fate, the forthcoming Ghosts of Greenglass House, The Boneshaker, The Broken Lands, and two crowdfunded companion books. She has written for stage and screen. She is a contributing writer at nagspeake.com, where she writes scholarly articles on subjects as varied as self-aware ironmongery and how to make saltwater taffy in a haunted kitchen. She also occasionally remembers to update her own website at clockworkfoundry.com. Kate grew up in Riva, Md., and now lives in Brooklyn, New York.