Soman Chainani

Soman Chainani at Comic-Con 2020, July 23–26 at the San Diego Convention Center

Author, The School for Good and Evil series

Soman Chainani's debut series, The School for Good and Evil, has sold more than 2 million copies, has been translated into more than 30 languages across six continents, and will soon be a major motion picture. All five books in the series have been instant New York Times bestsellers. A graduate of Harvard University and Columbia University’s MFA Film Program, Soman began his career as a writer-director, with his films playing at more than 150 festivals around the world. He was named to the Out100 and has received the Shasha Grant and Sun Valley Writers’ Fellowship, both for debut writers.