C. Taylor-Butler is the author of more than 80 books for children and young adults. A graduate of MIT, she holds dual degrees in both Civil Engineering and Art & Design, from MIT.
A fan of science fiction, she envisioned a story where warriors trying to save the world were the geeks and nerds living in plain sight. The Lost Tribes series incorporates puzzles, odd world locations and mysteries.
C. Taylor-Butler is a member of Science Fiction Writers of America, the Authors Guild, Society of Midland Authors and is past President of Missouri Writers Guild. She’s presented at World Science Fiction Convention, American Library Association, Assembly on Adolescent Literature, and a host of other events. She lives in Kansas City with her husband, a tank of fish and the cat that inspired Aris in the series.