Aaron Michael Ritchey
Aaron Michael Ritchey is the author of six young adult novels and numerous pieces of short fiction. In 2012, his first novel, The Never Prayer, was a finalist in the Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers Gold Conference. In 2015, his second novel, Long Live the Suicide King, won the Building the Dream award for best YA novel. His epic sci-fi western series, The Juniper Wars, is available now through WordFire Press. The second book, Killdeer Winds, has been nominated for InD’Tale Magazines best YA speculative novel of 2017. Aaron lives in Colorado with his wife and two stormy daughters.