Bruce Coville has published over 100 books for children and young adults, including the international bestseller My Teacher is an Alien, the four book “Unicorn Chronicles” series, and Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher. His work appears in a dozen languages and has won Children's Choice awards in as many states. His most recent book Hatched, is the second of three titles in the “Enchanted Realm” series.
Before becoming a full time writer in 1986, Bruce was a teacher, a toymaker, a magazine editor, a gravedigger, and a cookware salesman. In 2001 he created FULL CAST AUDIO, an audiobook company devoted to producing full cast, unabridged recordings of material for family listening. He has produced over 120 audiobooks, directing and/or acting in most of them. Much in demand as a speaker and storyteller, he has performed on five continents.
Bruce lives in Syracuse, New York, with his wife, illustrator and author Katherine Coville.
An underappreciated griffin, tired of being teased by his siblings, flees from the Enchanted Realm to the human world, where he makes friends with Bradley Ashango. The two have to team up to prevent a catastrophe from destroying a secret colony of gnomes hidden underground in the Catskill Mountains.