Alice Kuipers is the award-winning author of four young-adult novels and two picture books. Her debut novel, Life on the Refrigerator Door, was named a New York Times Book for the Teen Age and won various awards, including the Saskatchewan First Book Award. Kuipers was born and raised in London. She currently lives in Saskatoon with her partner, Yann Martel, and their four children. Her new picture book is Violet and Victor Write the Most Fabulous Fairy Tale.