Books by Ryan North

HOW TO INVENT EVERYTHING by Ryan North
Released: Sept. 18, 2018

"A friendly and thought-provoking reference, just the thing for the bright kid in the family, to say nothing of the neighborhood time traveler."
You've got a time machine. Now what? This good-natured, sharp user's manual has plenty of solid suggestions for building a world that works. Read full book review >
HOW TO BE A T. REX by Ryan North
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 21, 2018

"Hilarious, emotionally poignant, and just a little bit sassy. (Picture book. 3-8)"
A feisty girl learns to merge the awesome parts of being a T. Rex with the great parts of being human, inspiring friends and her mean big brother to do the same. Read full book review >
ROMEO AND/OR JULIET by Ryan North
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 7, 2016

"'Seems pretty cool!' according to a high school sophomore, surely the target market for these high jinks."
Dude! You won't believe this! An interactive novel updates the world's most awesome romance with new characters, plotlines, slang, puzzles, illustrations, and a cookie recipe. Read full book review >
Released: July 16, 2013

"Funny, frightening, clever; no one in these stories emerges unscathed."
In this anthology, contributions from authors across a spectrum of genres yield stories about a fantastical Machine of Death, "which can predict anybody's ultimate fate based on a simple blood test." Read full book review >