|(Author - Muddy Max: The Mystery of Marsh Creek)|
|Award-Winning Children’s Book Author and Graphic Novelist|
(Middle Grade Graphic Novel: Muddy Max: The Mystery of Marsh Creek; other books include Electrical Wizard; The Mighty Mars Rovers, The Planet Hunter, Eruption!, and A Day with No Crayons)
Elizabeth Rusch is the award-winning author of numerous fiction and nonfiction books for young readers including her newest release, the middle grade graphic novel Muddy Max: The Mystery of Marsh Creek, illustrated by Mike Lawrence. Rusch’s books have been honored by the Junior Library Guild, the Children’s Book of the Month Club, the Children’s Book Council, the American Library Association, and the National Council of Teachers of English, and have been landed on best book of the year lists compiled by School Library Journal, Booklist, Kirkus, NBC News, and the New York Public Library. Visit her at: www.elizabethrusch.com; on facebook at authorelizabethrusch; and twitter @elizabethrusch.