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Matthew Dicks is the internationally bestselling author of the novels, "Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend," "Something Missing," "Unexpectedly, Milo," "The Perfect Comeback of Caroline Jacobs," "Twenty-one Truths About Love" and the nonfiction book, "Storyworthy: Engage, Teach, Persuade, and Change Your Life through the Power of Storytelling."
His upcoming novels are "The Other Mother" and "Cardboard Knight." His books have been translated into more than 25 languages worldwide.
Dicks is an elementary school teacher, a storyteller and a 45-time Moth StorySLAM and 6-time GrandSLAM champion. He lives in Newington, Conn., with his wife, Elysha, and their two children.