John Halliday is the former director of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library. He received his Master's Degree in Library Science from Rutgers University. He lives in Charlottesville with his wife. They have four children.
He is also the author of several non-fiction books for young adults, including PredicKtions and Shooting Monarchs.
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