AUTHOR OF The Parker Inheritance, Spirit Animals: The Wildcat's Claw, American Doll: Gabriela, TO CATCH A CHEAT, SPIRIT ANIMALS: THE RETURN, THE GREAT GREENE HEIST, SAVING MADDIE, AND MY LIFE AS A RHOMBUS
Bio: Varian was born in Florence, South Carolina, and attended the University of Oklahoma, where he received a BS in Civil Engineering. He later received an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. Varian now lives outside of Austin, TX with his family.
Varian's Twitter: @varianjohnson
Awards and Honors: Lone Star Reading List 2015 (The Great Greene Heist), Spirit of Texas- Middle Grade List 2015, TAYSHAS Reading List 2009 (My Life As a Rhombus)