Youthful adult novelist most widely known for his award-winning books, AFTER I Was the best and Ghost. He’s also created As Brave when you, All American Guys, The Boy within the Dark Suit and I am Jason. Mine As well. He graduated through the College or university of Maryland using a B.A. in British. He later shifted to Brooklyn where he discovered himself couch browsing and living away from his car. He was a 2016 Country wide Book Prize Finalist within the Youthful People’s Books category for his publication Ghost and earned the 2015 Coretta Scott Ruler/John Steptoe Prize for New Talent for AFTER I Was the best. He grew up in Washington D.C. At age eight, he wished to turn into a poet. He was initially drawn to composing by Queen Latifah’s artistry in her record Dark Reign.