Stephen W. Martin
CHARLOTTE AND THE ROCK (forthcoming from Dial Books for Young Readers)
STEWART'S BEST PEN (forthcoming from Clarion)

Stephen W. Martin is an award-winning writer and director whose first short film, “Dead Friends,” was the winner of the Crazy 8’s Film Festival in Vancouver, Canada, and was awarded Best Short at the Sacramento Horror Film Festival. His second short, “Dead Hearts,” won Best Horror Comedy Short at ScreamFest 2014 in Los Angeles, plus 19 additional awards to date. Stephen is also the coauthor of Pop Manga with renowned manga artist and comics creator Camilla D’Errico, and the author of Robot SMASH!, illustrated by Juan Carlos Solon.