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Max Brallier

Ruby Brallier

Max Brallier is The New York Times bestselling author of more than 30 books and games, including the previous books in the Last Kids on Earth series. He is the creator and writer of Galactic Hot Dogs, an ongoing middle-grade web serial and book series with Aladdin. He writes for licensed properties including "Adventure Time," "Regular Show" and "Uncle Grandpa." Under the pen name Jack Chabert, he is the creator and author of the Eerie Elementary series for Scholastic Books. In the olden days, he worked in the marketing department at St. Martin's Press. Brailler lives just outside of New York City with his wife and daughter.

His latest book is "The Last Kids on Earth and the Midnight Blade."

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The Last Kids on Earth and the Midnight Blade
Children / Teens
Viking Books for Young Readers
September 2019
ISBN 9780425292112
272 pages
$13.99, INSTORE
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A New York Times and USA Today bestselling series, with over two million copies in print! "Terrifyingly fun! Delivers big thrills and even bigger laughs. More/less

The Last Kids on Earth Survival Guide
Children / Teens
Viking Books for Young Readers
May 2019
ISBN 9781984835406
192 pages
$13.99, INSTORE
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See if you have what it takes to survive the monster-zombie apocalypse in this interactive guided journal from the New York Times bestselling Last Kids on Earth series, soon to be a Netflix original animated series! You've read all about the Last Kids on Earth's adventures in the post-zombie-monster-apocalypse, and now it's time to get in on the action! In this interactive journal, readers will feel like they're part of the Last Kids world by taking part in creative exercises that are based on the characters and settings that they've come to know so well. More/less

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