Elise Broach is the author of twenty books for children, ranging from board books to young adult novels. Her middle-grade mystery, Masterpiece, was a New York Times bestseller and winner of the E. B. White Read-Aloud Award of the Association of Booksellers for Children. Her picture book When Dinosaurs Came with Everything was named Time magazine’s #1 Children’s Book of the Year. Her newest books are the award-winning Superstition Mountain mystery trilogy, set in Arizona, and a middle-grade novel, The Wolf Keepers, set in Yosemite and based on a real historical mystery. Elise lives in Connecticut with her family.