Proejct says package.json should have a valid "author" key

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Im not sure why this is not working in replit and code spaces. I added “author”: “Joseph Torres”, which is simple enough but it does work. Not sure what is happening, please help.

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Challenge: How to Use package.json, the Core of Any Node.js Project or npm Package

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Unfortunately I cannot even move forward onto Express because every repo is invalid. Please help

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