Obert Skye

Obert Skye was born on a stormy night in the back of a fast-moving taxi, in the middle of the week during an average-length year. He is the middle child in a family with an odd number of children. Obert’s interests include falling from great heights, devouring books, and fighting for Foo. He also likes the beach. The author of the bestselling Leven Thumps series, Obert travels around the world telling all who will listen about the importance of Foo. He currently lives in the United States in a place a bit colder than he would prefer.

Books by this Author

The Ruins of Alder
The Wrath of Ezra
The Eyes of the Want
The Whispered Secret
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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Some food might be poisonous-be careful.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. I'd like to spend the afternoon with Thomas Edison. I think inventing is like a grown up form of Legos. He was a brilliant inventor.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Teaching or public speaking.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I'm way too humble, plus I am a horrible golfer.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. I am not a big fan of tight spaces. Being buried alive would be just about as horrible as possible.

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