Tim Federle's debut novel, Better Nate Than Ever, chronicled 13-year-old Nate Foster's escape from small-town Pennsylvania to the bright lights of NYC. It struck a nerve with kids and TheaterMania book reviewers alike, and now Federle is releasing the sequel, Five, Six, Seven, Nate!

To learn more about these books as well as Federle's own adorable experience as a young theater lover, check out the video below: