About the Author
Andrew Wojtanik is a 15-year-old ninth grader who enjoys looking at maps, charting out territory, and wondering what life is like in different places. Of all the places he has been, his favorite is the Grand Canyon. He hopes one day to experience the awe and beauty of all of America's national parks. He would also like to travel around the world and eventually get a job that will allow him to use his geography skills. Andrew also enjoys track, baseball, and golf. He lives with his family in Overland Park, Kansas.