More National Book Festival Resources
Related Resources at the Library
Patrick Ness was born at Fort Belvoir, Va., but now lives in London. He has never wanted to be anything but a writer. He writes about 1,000 words per day, “even if it only took an hour.” He is well-known for his “Chaos Walking” trilogy: “The Knife of Never Letting Go,” “The Ask and the Answer” and “Monsters of Men.” In his new novel, “More Than This” (Candlewick), a boy drowns but then wakes, seemingly still alive and not knowing where he is or how he got there.