Tim Federle is an award-winning (and losing) screenwriter, novelist, and playwright “whose breezy wit isn’t bound to a single genre” (Huffington Post). Tim’s recent projects include co-writing the Broadway musical adaptation of Tuck Everlasting and the Golden Globe and Academy Award-nominated Best Animated Feature Ferdinand, for which he won the Humanitas Prize. His novels include the New York Times Notable Book Better Nate Than Ever and its Lambda-winning sequel. Tim’s hit series of cocktail recipe books, including Tequila Mockingbird, have sold over half a million copies worldwide. A former Broadway dancer, Tim was born in San Francisco, grew up in Pittsburgh, and now divides his time between New York and the internet (@TimFederle). He proudly serves on the boards of Rosie’s Theater Kids and the National Coalition Against Censorship, and is a nominator for the Tony Awards.