Maureen Johnson is a graduate of the . Prior to that she attended an all-girl preparatory high school. In the short period between her undergraduate and graduate careers, Johnson worked in , , and . She was the literary manager of a Philadelphia theater company, a waitress in a theme restaurant, a secretary, a bartender in , and an occasional performer. She studied both writing and theatrical dramaturgy at , where she received her in Writing.
Maureen Johnson (born February 16, 1973, in , Pennsylvania) is an American author of . She has published ten young adult novels to date, including the series and the series.
The Shadow Cabinetby Maureen Johnson
Maureen Johnson, author of several popular books including the 13 Little Blue Envelopes and Shades of London series, has recently announced via twitter that she will be joining a night of talks at the Southbank Centre in London on February 14th. She’ll be joining authors James Dawson, Gemma Malle and Abigail Gibbs for a talk entitled ‘Love, Vampires, Werewolves and the Supernatural’. This fantastic group will be discussing the interesting topic of why the supernatural plays such a prevalent role in young adult romantic literature, as well as why love hurts.
I got to meet John Green during his book tour for The Fault in Our Stars (shut up, this is relevant.) When I met him I thanked him for two things – one, everything he’s done to enrich the lives of teens, two, recommending that we follow Maureen Johnson on Twitter. Honestly, I feel it’s the best thing he’s ever given me.