Erin Bow is a former physicist who currently writes speculative fiction young adult novels. Originally from Nebraska, Bow came to Canada in 1997. She is the author of the YA novels Plain Kate, The Scorpion Rules, The Swan Riders and Sorrow's Knot. Plain Kate won the TD Canadian Children's Literature Award in 2011. Bow has also written poetry under her maiden name Erin Noteboom.
Her latest book is the middle-grade novel Stand on the Sky.
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