Doug Wilhelm was born in Oregon, was raised in New Jersey, went to school in Ohio, and traveled in Asia. A graduate of Kenyon College, Doug has written nine Choose Your Own Adventure books. He is also the author of The Revealers, a young-adult novel that deals with bullying in school and has been read and discussed in hundreds of middle schools across the country. True Shoes, a sequel to The Revealers, was published in 2011. Doug's other young-adult novels include Falling and Raising the Shades. He lives in Weybridge, Vermont.