RE Johnston spent his first career writing software, making things, and travelling to out-of-the-way places. Now he’s off on a second career—writing speculative fiction for young adults. Along the way he has gathered up degrees in physics and management. He lives in the US (Fort Worth, Texas: "Where the West Begins.")
His debut novel, Two Moons: Memories from a World with One, was selected as a Readers' Favorite Five Star novel. It was featured in the 8/15/2018 issue of Kirkus Reviews and chosen for Hidden Gems' summer 2018 "Best Young Adult Books We’ve Recently Reviewed" list.