Author Spotlight
Paul Zindel

Paul Zindel

“I like storytelling. We all have an active thing that we do that gives us self-esteem, that makes us proud; it’s necessary. I have to tell stories because that’s the way the wiring went in.”—Paul Zindel

Paul Zindel is a Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright, and has received numerous accolades and citations for his young adult novels. Several of his books have been named ALA Best Book for Young Adults and New York Times Outstanding Book of the Year.


Paul Zindel, one of the founders of the young adult literary genre, is a writer with a great respect for memory. He has used... Read More

The Gadget
Written by Paul Zindel

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