Jay Clark is the author of The Edumacation of Jay Baker, which Booklist praised in a starred review: "The magic lies in the telling." He's also a random blogger. Surprisingly popular entries, such as "How to stop hating people in 15 minutes" and "8 tips for posting your best selfi e yet!," can be found on his website. When he isn't writing or making reluctant trips to Home Depot for his new house, Jay enjoys thinking seriously about getting a golden retriever puppy, playing tennis as if something important is at stake, and debating with his girlfriend over potential names for children they're not yet expecting. He lives in Columbus, Ohio.