Speculative Speakers Directory: Jacob Sackin
Jacob Sackin grew up in Columbia and Kansas City, Missouri. He has earned degrees in English and Creative Writing from the University of Kansas and Northern Arizona University, and has been an outdoor educator for eight years. He is currently the director of Sempervirens Outdoor School in Boulder Creek, CA. Islands is his first young adult environmental science fiction novel. Islands provides readers a glimpse of a possible future, hundreds of years from now, in which the southwestern United States has been transformed by global warming and invasive species into a place where human beings live completely separated from the natural world. The book comes with a free study guide for teachers. Please go to jacobsackin.com for more information.
Any, Other, or Unselected; Science Fiction: Writing