Andrew Clements is the author of the enormously popular Frindle. More than 10 million copies of his books have sold, he has been nominated for a multitude of state awards, and he has won two Christopher Awards and an Edgar Award. His popular works include Extra Credit, Lost and Found, No Talking, Troublemaker, Lunch Money, and more. He is also the author of the Benjamin Pratt & the Keepers of the School series. Mr. Clements taught in the public schools near Chicago for seven years before moving east to begin a career in publishing and writing. He lives with his wife in central Massachusetts and has four grown children.