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National Book Festival

Patricia C. Wrede started writing in seventh grade but did not begin work on her first novel until after graduating from college. She has written and published 20 novels, including all four books in the Enchanted Forest Chronicles as well as the middle grade novelization of the "blockbuster film" "Star Wars: Episode One: The Phantom Menace." Her most recent books are "Sorcery & Cecelia" (Harcourt paperback, 2004) and "Grand Tour" (Harcourt, 2004). Wrede lives and writes in Minneapolis.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Patricia Wrede