Author of How to Save a Life, Story of a Girl, The Lucy Variations, Sweethearts, and Does This Book Make Me Look Fat?
Bio: Sara Zarr is the acclaimed author of five novels for young adults, most recently The Lucy Variations, which the New York Times called “an elegant novel.” She’s a National Book Award finalist and two-time Utah Book Award winner. Her books have been variously named to annual best books lists of the American Library Association, Kirkus, Publisher’s Weekly, School Library Journal, the Guardian, the International Reading Association, the New York Public Library and Los Angeles Public Library, and have been translated into many languages. In 2010, she served as a judge for the National Book Award. Born in Cleveland and raised in San Francisco, she currently lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, with her husband.
Sara's Twitter: @sarazarr
Texas Reading List Selection: How to Save a Life (TAYSHAS Reading List 2013), Once Was Lost (TAYSHAS Reading List 2011), Sweethearts (TAYSHAS Reading List 2009), Story of a Girl (TAYSHAS Reading List 2007)