Adam Rubin is a #1 New York Times best-selling author of books for young readers. Popular titles include: Dragons Love Tacos, Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel, Robo-Sauce, Secret Pizza Party and the Those Darn Squirrels trilogy. Rubin's first bilingual book, El Chupacabras (illustrated by Crash McCreery), was voted the 2018 Blue Bonnet Award winner by the students of Texas. Hight Five, his most recent collaboration with illustrator Daniel Salmieri, was featured on NPR and Good Morning America. Adam Rubin's stories have been translated into over a dozen different languages and have sold millions of copies worldwide. His upcoming picture book – Gladys the Magic Chicken – is illustrated by Adam Rex and publishes in the fall of 2021. The Ice Cream Machine is his first book for middle grade readers. In addition to writing, Rubin enjoys designing puzzles, magic tricks and optical illusions.