Henry H Neff

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General Information

Name: Henry H. Neff

Pen Name: None

Genres: Children's Fiction

Born: in

Website: http://www.henryhneff.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Henry-H-Neff/296045638836?ref=ts

Twitter: https://twitter.com/henryhneff

Email: The author can be emailed through the "Contact Henry" link on his website.

Illinois Connection

Neff grew up in the suburbs of Chicago .

Biographical and Professional Information

Henry H. Neff graduated from Cornell University where he majored in history. He began his professional career as a consultant with McKinsey & Company before leaving the corporate life to teach at a San Francisco high school and write fantasy novels.

His first series, The Tapestry, is a five-volume epic that follows the life and adventures of Max McDaniels. Its books have been translated into nineteen languages and were finalists for the Texas Bluebonnet, Missouri Truman Award, and Northern California Book of the Year.

Impyrium is Henry's second series. He currently resides in Montclair, New Jersey.

Published Works

The Tapestry Series:

  • The Hound of Rowan, Yearling, 2008
  • The Second Siege, Yearling, 2010
  • The Fiend and the Forge, Yearling, 2011
  • The Maelstrom, Yearling, 2013

The Impyrium Series:

  • Impyrium, HarperCollins, 2016

Titles at Your Library

The Hound of Rowan: Book One of The Tapestry

ISBN: 0375838953
Release Date: 2008-09-23

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The Second Siege: Book Two of The Tapestry

ISBN: 037583897X
Release Date: 2010-08-24

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The Maelstrom: Book Four of The Tapestry

ISBN: 0375871489
Release Date: 2013-09-10

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ISBN: 0062392050
Release Date: 2016-10-04

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Literary Awards


  • Starred Review, Publishers Weekly

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Neff is a former teacher and enjoys making school visits. To find out more about his programs, go to the "School Visit" page of his website.

External Links

Henry H. Neff on WorldCat


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