Jarrett J. Krosoczka has been passionate about storytelling through words and pictures since he was a boy. He has authored twenty one published books— ten picture books, ten graphic novels and his new chapter book— Platypus Police Squad: The Frog Who Croaked. His Lunch Lady series has twice won a Children's Choice Book Award, in the Third to Fourth Grade Book of the Year category, and was nominated for a Will Eisner Comic Industry Award. Jarrett's TED Talk, which chronicles his journey from boy to artist, has been viewed more than a half-million times.
Jarrett is happily living out his childhood dream in Northampton, Massachusetts, where he resides with his wife and daughters and their pug, Ralph Macchio.