BIO: Moira Young is a native of Canada. A former actor and opera singer, her prize-winning debut novel, Blood Red Road, was published in 2011 to international acclaim. It won the Costa Children’s Book Award 2011, BC Book Prize for Children’s Literature 2012, Prix Utopiales Jeunesse 2012, Le Prix des Incorruptibles 2012/2013, Cybils Award for Fantasy and Science Fiction, numerous UK regional book awards and was an ALA-YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults book. It is being developed for film by Ridley Scott. The sequel, Rebel Heart, garnered widespread critical praise on publication in 2012. The Dust Lands trilogy is published in 28 countries.