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Alex London

AUTHOR OF BLACK WINGS BEATING, TIDES OF WAR SERIES, ACCIDENTAL ADVENTURES SERIES, DOG TAGS SERIES, THE WILD ONES SERIES, PROXY SERIES, 39 CLUES, HOPE NATION, AND BEEN THERE, DONE THAT

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Bio: Alex London has written books for children, teens, even a few grown ups. His young adult debut, Proxy, was an American Library Association Top Ten Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Readers and included on their 2014 Best Fiction For Young Adults list. Proxy is a 2015 Texas Lone Star Reading List and TAYSHAS Reading List selection, a 2016 Intermediate Sequoyah Masterlist selection in Oklahoma, and has been on many state reading lists including Colorado, Arkansas, Missouri. It is currently in development for a TV series with SyFy Channel / Universal Cable Productions. Alex was born in Baltimore, Maryland and moved to New York to attend Columbia University. He graduated with a degree in philosophy and earned his Masters Degree in Library Science from Pratt Institute. At one time a journalist reporting from conflict zones and refugee camps, he has recently moved from Brooklyn, NY, to Philadelphia, PA where he, his husband, and his daughter can be found wandering among the tress of Fairmount Park talking to the dog, who is the real brains of the whole operation. 

Website: calexanderlondon.com
Alex's Twitter: @ca_london
Awards and Honors: Texas Lone Star Reading List 2015 (Proxy), TAYSHAS Reading List 2015 (Proxy)

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