Author well-known for her books in the Velva Jean series aswell as the brand new York Occasions bestseller All of the Bright Locations. She’s also dabbled in non-fiction with books like Ada Blackjack as well as the memoir The Aqua Online Diaries. She began composing full-time in 2000 and 1st gained attention using the nonfiction publication The Ice Expert in 2001. She actually is the creator from the high school-focused on-line publication Germ. Her mom is writer Penelope Niven. Her book All the Shiny Locations was optioned to become film starring Elle Fanning.