William Hazelgrove is the National Bestselling author of ten novels and three nonfiction titles. Ripples, Tobacco Sticks Mica Highways Rocket Man, The Pitcher, Real Santa, Jackpine, The Pitcher2, and the forthcoming Madam President The Secret Presidency of Edith Wilson, The Last Cowboy, and Gangsters and Nymphs Al Capone and the Worlds Fair of 1933. His books have received starred reviews in Publisher Weekly Kirkus,and Booklist, Book of the Month Selections, ALA Editors Choice Awards Junior Library Guild Selections and optioned for the movies. He was the Ernest Hemingway Writer in Residence where he wrote in the attic of Ernest Hemingway’s birthplace. He has written articles and reviews for USA Today and other publications and has been featured on NPR All Things Considered. The New York Times, LA Times, Chicago Tribune, USA Today have all covered his books with features. He runs a cultural blog, The View From Hemingway’s Attic. Madam President The Secret Presidency of Edith Wilson will be out fall 2016. He lives in Chicago.