FC: Scott Westerfeld | [Yosemite, CA - 6.22.2014]
1: Scott is best known for his young adult novels.
2: He is the author of 18 novels Five of his novels are for adults and the other 13 are for young adults.
5: He was born in Texas, May 5th 1963 | he lives in New York city and Sydney Australia.
6: His parents are Pamelia and Lloyd Westerfeld.
7: As a child he had a very inspiring education.
8: To become a writer he attended Arts Magnet High school. And graduated from New York University.
11: . | He was given the Philip K. Dick award. His influences were Lain Bank, Johanna Russ, Nicola Griffith, and Samuel R.
12: He has no pets or kids due to traveling. HE also has two older sisters.
15: His favorite book as a child was Charolettes Web
17: *Leviathan *Uglies *Behemoth *Pretties *Blue noon *Touching darkness *Peeps *Specials *Extras *Goliath *Secret hour
19: Leviathan is set in a alternitive version of world war 1. It is a war between advanced mechanical war machines (clankers) and (darwinists who fabricate living animals genetically.
21: Prince Aleksander is a soon to be king of Austro-Hungaria and is on the run. His own people have turned on him and he is now worthless. All he has is a battletorn war machine and a loyal crew of men.
22: Deryn Sharp is a common citizen, disquised as a boy in the British Air Service.She's a magnificent airman. But her secret is in terrible danger of being unraveled. | Keep moving forward
23: With World War 1 going on, they somehow cross paths in an unexpected way. They go on a adventurous dangerous mission together.
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