Jon Skovron is the author of several books for adults and young readers. His novels for adults include the Empire of Storms trilogy (Hope and Red, Bane and Shadow, and Blood and Tempest) which has been published in nine foreign territories, and the Goddess War trilogy, beginning with The Ranger of Marzanna, published in April 2020. His young adult novels include Man Made Boy and This Broken Wondrous World, and his debut middle grade novel, The Hacker’s Key was published by Scholastic in September 2020. His short fiction for young readers has appeared in anthologies such as Grim and Summer Days and Summer Nights, and his work has been published in ChiZine and Baen’s Universe, among others. He lives just outside Washington, D.C. with his two sons.