Chris Lynch

Chris Lynch is the Printz Honor Award–winning author of several highly acclaimed young adult novels, including Printz Honor Book Freewill, Iceman, Gypsy Davy, and Shadow Boxer—all ALA Best Books for Young Adults—as well as Killing Time in Crystal City, Little Blue Lies, Pieces, Kill Switch, Angry Young Man, and Inexcusable, which was a National Book Award finalist and the recipient of six starred reviews. He holds an MA from the writing program at Emerson College. He teaches in the Creative Writing MFA program at Lesley University. He lives in Boston and in Scotland.

Books by this Author

Irreversible
Angry Young Man
Inexcusable

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Look for humor, find life.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. There is no definitive here, but I do love Hellboy's attitude.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. I'd love to run a publication like The Onion.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Sense of humor. Strong work ethic. Personal responsibility.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. I wish I approached my adolescence more like Ferris Bueller did.

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