Rob Buyea

The Perfect Score is Rob Buyea’s latest novel. His first book, Because of Mr. Terupt, was selected as an E. B. White Read Aloud Honor Book and a Cybils Honor Book. It has also won several state awards. Mr. Terupt Falls Again and Saving Mr. Terupt are companion novels to Because of Mr. Terupt. The books continue to reach classrooms near and far and have given Rob the opportunity to visit with students all over the country—something he loves to do. Prior to becoming a full-time writer, Rob taught third and fourth graders in Bethany, Connecticut, for six years before moving to Massachusetts, where he taught high school biology and coached wrestling for seven years at Northfield Mount Hermon. Currently, Rob lives in North Andover, Massachusetts, with his wife and three daughters. Rob spends his summers at Cape Cod enjoying family adventures, entertaining friends, and writing. Visit him online at and on Facebook and follow him on Twitter @robbuyea.