Shannon Campbell is a children's writer from Vancouver, BC. She's currently completing her master's degree in Creative Writing at Oxford University and will probably go right back to school when she's done. In her free time, she is also the president and organizer of the Vancouver Comic Arts Festival (VanCAF). She has been published in several issues of YES Mag, a now-defunct children's science magazine based out of Victoria, and her play Downstage Left won third place at the Greenthumb Student Writes competition in 2009. Shannon teaches creative writing classes at the Richmond Arts Centre.