About Matt

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Matthew Ross Smith is an author, songwriter, and writing professor from Philly.

His debut novel, LIZZY LEGEND (Aladdin Books/Simon & Schuster) is available now.  His second is forthcoming in 2021.

When not writing, he’s also the Founder and Executive Director of The Spaces Between Your Fingers Project, a nonprofit that provides free biographers for people with Alzheimer’s.