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Amy Sarig (A. S.) King


Amy Sarig (A. S.) King

Author of Me and Marvin Gardens, Still Life with Tornado, I Crawl Through It, Glory O'Brien's History of the Future, Reality Boy, Ask the Passenger, Everybody Sees the Ants, Please Ignore Vera Dietz and The Dust of 100 Dogs

Bio: Amy Sarig (A. S.) King is an American writer of short fiction and young-adult fiction. Born and raised outside of Reading, Pennsylvania, she graduated from the Art Institute of Philadelphia with a degree in photography. She married in 1992 and moved to Ireland after graduating. She spent a decade in Ireland dividing herself between self-sufficiency, restoring her farm, teaching adult literacy, and writing novels. She returned to the US in 2004. 

Website: as-king.com/
Amy's Twitter@AS_King
Teacher's Guide: I Crawl Through It, Glory O'Brien's History of the Future, Reality Boy, Ask the Passenger, Everybody Sees the Ants, Please Ignore Vera Dietz, The Dust of 100 Dogs
Awards and Honors: Please Ignore Vera Dietz (Michael L. Printz Award Honor, 2011; TAYSHAS Reading List, 2012); Everybody Sees the Ants (TAYSHAS Reading List, 2013); Ask the Passengers (TAYSHAS Reading List, 2014); Reality Boy (TAYSHAS Reading List, 2014); Glory O'Brien's History of the Future (TAYSHAS Reading List, 2016)

Earlier Event: November 3
Brendan Kiely
Later Event: November 4
Matthew J. Kirby