Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: Monk Ashland Genre: C:YOUNG ADULT Fiction Science_Fiction Born: 1972 in Little Rock, Arkansas Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRettstatt has lived in Chicago on and off through 2010.
Biographical and Professional InformationChris Rettstatt is a longtime fan of fantasy fiction and anime, and has spent the last decade tuned in to kids, technology, and storytelling. He has lived as a teacher in China and done research from Seoul to Sao Paulo. He co-authored Kaimira: the Sky Village under the pen name Monk Ashland. He currently resides in Berkeley, California.
*''Kaimira: The Sky Village'', Candlewick Press, 2008