- Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
ARTHUR SLADE is the author of Dust, a national bestseller and the winner of the 2001 Governor General’s Award for Children’s Literature. He has written sixteen other novels including Tribes, Megiddo's Shadow, Jolted, and The Hunchback Assignments (which won the 2010 TD Children's Literature Award and 2011Grand Prix de l'Imaginaire). He lives in Saskatoon with his wife and daughter. He also writes about himself in 3rd person.