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Meg Rosoff is the multi-award winning author of How I Live Now, Just In Case, What I Was, The Bride's Farewell, There Is No Dog, Moose Baby and Picture Me Gone. She is the author of numerous children's books, though their appeal is widespread. She achieved great success with her debut novel How I Live Now in 2004, winning the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the Michael L. Printz Award for Young Adult Fiction. It has been adapted into a film featuring Academy Award nominee Saoirse Ronan in the lead, and directed by the Academy Award and BAFTA winner Kevin Macdonald.