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Jillian Cantor has a BA in English from Penn State University and an MFA from The University of Arizona. She is the author of award-winning novels for teens and adults including the critically acclaimed "Margot," which was a Library Reads pick for September 2013 and also featured in O the Oprah Magazine, People, Ladies Home Journal, and Time.com. Her most recent book for teens "Searching for Sky," was nominated for the 2015 Carnegie Medal in the UK. Jillian’s latest historical novel for adults "The Hours Count" came out in paperback from Riverhead/Penguin in August. Born and raised in a suburb of Philadelphia, Jillian currently lives in Arizona with her husband and two sons.