Naomi Novik is the acclaimed author of the bestselling Temeraire series, the graphic novel Will Supervillains Be on the Final? and the forthcoming novel Uprooted. Fascinated with both history and legends, Novik is a first-generation American raised on Polish fairy tales and stories of Baba Yaga. She is a co-founder of the Organization for Transformative Works and one of the senior coders of the Archive of Our Own. She lives in New York City with husband and Hard Case Crime founder Charles Ardai and their daughter, Evidence, surrounded by an excessive number of purring computers.