Candace Fleming is the prolific and highly acclaimed author of numerous books for young adults and children, including the nonfiction titles
The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary, winner of the
Boston Globe–Horn Book Award for Nonfiction;
Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart, a
New York Times Notable Children’s Book of the Year; and
The Great and Only Barnum: The Tremendous, Stupendous Life of Showman P. T. Barnum, an ALA-YALSA Best Book for Young Adults. She lives in Oak Park, Illinois. Visit her at candacefleming.com.