Chris Grabenstein

Chris Grabenstein

CHRIS GRABENSTEIN is the multiple award-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the MR. LEMONCELLO, HAUNTED MYSTERY, WELCOME TO WONDERLAND, SMARTEST KID IN THE UNIVERSE, and DOG SQUAD series. He also wrote THE ISLAND OF DR. LIBRIS, SHINE (with his wife J.J.), the picture book NO MORE NAPS, and many, many other books, plays, and audio book originals. Chris and J.J. Grabenstein live in New York City with two cats and lots of ideas. You can visit Chris at
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A self-proclaimed child at heart, Chris Grabenstein knows how to entertain kids. His books are high-energy, sometimes suspenseful, and always funny. It’s his zany humor, in fact, that can keep the grown-ups engaged, too.

Whether you’re into puzzles, haunted houses, treasure hunting, or even stand-up comedy, Chris has a character that will take you on a fast-paced adventure. Still unsure, you silly, cynical adult? Chris has a mystery series featuring policeman and former soldier John Ceepak, with a powerhouse performance by John Woodman, just for you. Well, what are you waiting for? Let’s get laughing. —The Audible Editors

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