Gone is a series of YA dystopian science fiction novels by American author Michael Grant. The series takes place in Perdido Beach, California, where everyone 15 and older suddenly vanishes and the town is surrounded by a bubble. Some of the humans and animals develop special powers.
Michael Grant is an American author of young adult novels, frequently ghostwriting alongside wife Katherine Applegate. He is best known as the author of the Gone dystopian adventure series. Before becoming a novelist, Michael worked several different odd jobs – everything from a busboy to a documentary producer.