BIO: Shari Arnold grew up in California and Utah but now resides in Connecticut, with her husband and two kids, where she finds it difficult to trust a beach without waves. She writes Young Adult fiction because it's her favorite. And occasionally she takes photographs.
Debut: MYSTIQUE (Chronicle Books, Spring 2012)
Seventeen-year-old Presley Caine witnesses the resurrection of the most popular boy in her school, in the middle of his funeral, and must figure out why the people of Mystique, Maine are coming back to life. And why the boy is now strangely drawn to her.
Five musicians for the Apocalypse:
Jónsi Birgisson - Sigur Rós
Andrew Bird - Andrew Bird
Matthew Bellamy - Muse
Thom Yorke - Radiohead
Sufjan Stevens - Sufjan Stevens