Wiley Blevins is an early reading specialist who holds a M. Ed. from Harvard. A former elementary school teacher, Wiley has written and edited many phonics and reading materials. He is the author of the best-selling Phonics from A-Z and Teaching Phonics and Word Study in the Intermediate Grades, Phonemic Awareness Activities for Early Reading Success, and Teaching Students to Read Nonfiction. He lives in New York City.