About Carolyn Mackler

Photo Credit: Sarah Klock

Photo Credit: Sarah Klock

Carolyn Mackler is the acclaimed author of the YA novels The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things (A Michael L. Printz Honor Book), The Universe Is Expanding and So Am IInfinite in BetweenTangled, The Future of Us, Vegan Virgin Valentine, Guyaholicand Love and Other Four-Letter Words, and the middle grade novel, Best Friend Next Door. Carolyn’s award-winning books have appeared on bestseller lists and been translated into more than twenty-five languages. Her latest middle grade novel, Not If I Can Help It, has received starred reviews from Kirkus and School Library Journal and a glowing review in The New York Times.

Carolyn lives in New York City with her husband and two sons. She is currently working on her first novel for adults.