Diana Peterfreund is the author of many books for adults and children, including the critically acclaimed For Darkness Shows the Stars and Across a Star-Swept Sea. She lives with her family outside Washington, DC, in a house full of bookshelves, and is always on the lookout for lost cities or stray rocket ships.
Praise for FOR DARKNESS SHOWS THE STARS: "This novel is a
postapocalyptic retelling of Jane Austen's Persuasion that will be
a hit with fans of sci-fi romances ... Readers will keep turning
the pages right up to the end."--School Library Journal
"[A] mysterious spy adventure in a lush and terrifying futuristic world"--Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA) (starred review)