Scott Westerfeld

Scott Westerfeld is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Uglies and Leviathan trilogies. His novel So Yesterday won the Victorian Premier's Literary Award. His latest solo novel is Afterworlds. 

Outside of his own work, Scott has occasionally worked as a ghost writer which he describes as “driving someone else’s care really, really fast for lots of money." Although, he can’t share any of the famous writers he’s ghost-written for without killing you, his name can be found on three Powerpuff Girl choose your own adventure books.

Scott is best known for his books for young adults, the most famous works are the Leviathan trilogy, a steampunk retelling of World War I, and the Uglies series, which is set in a future where cosmetic surgery is compulsory when you turn 16, making everyone beautiful.

He is currently co-writing the Zeroes series with Margo Lanagan and Deborah Biancotti. They meet at a pub to keep the Zeroes series on track and squabble about characters' motivations.

Scott was born in Texas, but now splits his time between New York City and Sydney, Australia.

Books by Scott Westerfeld

Nexus: Zeroes 3

Published: June 2019

The stunning conclusion to the New York Times bestselling YA superheroes series.

Swarm: Zeroes 2

Published: December 2018

The second book in the unputdownable, action-packed Zeroes series from New York Times bestselling authors.

Impostors

Published: September 2018

In a world full of social and military tech, power struggles, dictatorships, surveillance, intrigue and the ever-present threat of treachery, Frey is sent on a potentially deadly mission. Impostors is the first book in a new quartet - a thrilling return to the world of the New York Times bestselling Uglies series.

Zeroes

Published: June 2018

Six unique superheroes - and a whole heap of trouble. Action-packed Zeroes is a thrilling superhero story with danger around every corner.

Nexus: Zeroes 3

Published: November 2017

The stunning conclusion to the New York Times bestselling YA superheroes series.

Swarm: Zeroes 2

Published: October 2016

The second book in the unputdownable, action-packed Zeroes series from New York Times bestselling authors.

Zeroes

Published: October 2015

Introducing ZEROES - featuring six unique superheroes, one bag of stolen drug money, one bungled bank robbery and a whole heap of trouble. All adding up to one outstanding YA series by three extraordinary writers.

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