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.

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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.

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Q. Which living person do you most admire?

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

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Heights and large mobs of people top the list while awake. In dreams, black water.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. In grad school people thought I used the word "melee" too often. I respectfully disagree.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. I think it'd be fun to pick Dante Alighieri's brain.

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