Lev Grossman is the author of five novels including the #1 New York Times bestselling Magicians trilogy, which has been published in 30 countries. A TV adaptation of the trilogy is now in its fifth season as the top-rated show on Syfy. Grossman is also an award-winning journalist who spent 15 years as the book critic and lead technology writer at Time magazine, where he published more than 20 cover stories. In addition he has written for the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Wired, The Believer, TheVillage Voice, NPR, Salon, Slate, and Buzzfeed, among many others. He lives in New York City with his wife and three children.