Martin Leicht

Martin Leicht decided at the age of three that he wanted to spend his life spinning stories, and he went on to receive his MA from the Goldberg Department of Dramatic Writing at NYU. He lives in New York City, though his heart will always be in Philadelphia. Martin Leicht and Isla Neal are the authors of The Ever Expanding Universe trilogy, which includes Mothership, A Stranger Thing, and The World Forgot.

Books by this Author

The World Forgot
A Stranger Thing


MOTHERSHIP: Teen Pregnancy in Outer Space!

Authors Martin Leicht and Isla Neal reveal the inspiration behind MOTHERSHIP, the hilarious first book in the Ever-Expanding Universe Trilogy.

Author Revealed

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I am a world class procrastinator.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. I could never choose just five. I'll stick with the Beatles, Grateful Dead, and Bob Dylan if pressed, but that just seems silly.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Professionally, I have to say I love just about anything Joss Whedon touches.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Taking a walk along the beach in the early morning before it gets hot, and maybe taking a quick dip in the ocean.