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Heidi Heilig
Heidi Heilig

Heidi grew up in Hawaii where she rode horses and raised peacocks, and then she moved to New York City and grew up even more, as one tends to do. Her favorite thing, outside of writing, is travel, and she has haggled for rugs in Morocco, hiked the trails of the Ko’olau Valley, and huddled in a tent in Africa while lions roared in the dark.

She holds an MFA from New York University in Musical Theatre Writing, of all things, and she’s written books and lyrics for shows including The Time Travelers ConventionUnder Construction, and The Hole. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and sons. They do not own a cat.

Book Title(s):

The Girl From Everywhere (Greenwillow Books, 2016)

The Ship Beyond Time (Greenwillow Books, 2017)

For a Muse of Fire (Greenwillow Books, 2018)

A Kingdom For A Stage (Greenwillow Books, 2019)

Award(s) and Accolade(s):

Entertainment Weekly says The Ship Beyond Time is one of their Most Anticipated of 2017

The Girl From Everywhere made NPR’s Book Concierge

Paste Magazine called The Girl From Everywhere one of the Best of 2016

Tor listed The Girl From Everywhere as one of the Best Books of 2016

The Girl From Everywhere is on American Bookseller’s Association ABC Best Books list

Nerdy Book Club gave The Girl From Everywhere a Nerdy Award

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Young Adult
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