Brian Young

Brian Young

Author and filmmaker, Brian Young is a graduate of both Yale University with a Bachelor’s in Film Studies and Columbia University with a Master’s in Creative Writing Fiction. An enrolled member of the Navajo Nation, he grew up on the Navajo Reservation but now currently lives in Brooklyn, New York. As an undergraduate, Brian won […]

Mary Alice Monroe

Mary Alice Monroe

Mary Alice Monroe is the New York Times bestselling author of 27 books, including The Beach House series: The Beach House, Swimming Lessons, Beach House Memories, Beach House for Rent, Beach House Reunion, On Ocean Boulevard, and her latest The Summer of Lost and Found. Monroe also writes children’s picture books and a new middle grade fiction series, […]

Monique Gray Smith

Monique Gray Smith

Monique Gray Smith is a proud mom of teenage twins, an award-winning, best-selling author and sought after consultant. Monique’s most recent novel, Tilly and the Crazy Eights was long listed for Canada Reads 2021. Monique has 7 books ranging for readers across the life span. These include Speaking our Truth: A Journey of Reconciliation; My […]

Andrew Forsthoefel

Andrew Forsthoefel

Andrew Forsthoefel is a writer, speaker, and peace activist living in Maine. After graduating from Middlebury College, he was ready to begin his adult life, but didn’t know how. So he decided to take a cross-country quest for guidance, in which everyone he met would be his guide. In the year that followed, he faced […]