Born May 5, 1963 in Dallas, Texas.
Scott Westerfeld attended the Arts Magnet High School in Dallas, Texas. He has a degree in Philosophy from Vassar and has done graduate work in Performance Studies from New York University.
He has worked as a factory worker making toy soldiers, a substitute teacher, a software designer, a ghost writer, and was laid off as a textbook writer.
In addition to writing science fiction, he is also a composer who has written music for dance performances.
Author's Website and Blog/RSS Feed
Author's Book Awards
for The Secret Hour in 2004
for So Yesterday in 2005
for Peeps in 2006
for Uglies in 2006
Best Book for Young Adults