Margaret Mahy

"Margaret Mahy has lived in New Zealand her entire life.? A former children's librarian, she decided to become a full-time writer in 1980. From picture books to YA novels, the age groups for which she writes vary as much as the characters in her stories. She won the British Library Association's Carnegie medal for "The Haunting" and "The Changeover: A Supernatural Romance." She has also written such books as "Alchemy "and "Maddigan's Fantasia. "An author whose books have received many accolades...See more