Jeff Seymour writes hopeful, heartfelt fantasy that blends modern characters with timeless plots and offers something new and fantastic on every page. His debut middle-grade novel, Nadya Skylung and the Cloudship Rescue, was a finalist for the 2019 Colorado Book Award. His latest novel is Nadya Skylung and the Masked Kidnapper, its sequel. Over eight years as an editor, Jeff has worked on over 100 novels, including books for New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors. Jeff lives in the mountains of the Shenandoah Valley, where he plays more video games than he should, pretends he knows anything about raising children, and gathers ideas for stories everywhere he goes.