Well-known for her bestselling children’s novels WAKE, FADE, and GONE, this American writer can be known on her behalf brief fiction works for adults. She released her WAKE books in 2008 and her The Unwanteds series in 2011. Her well-known WAKE trilogy gained an American Library Association designation and a Gateway Visitors Award nomination, among various other honors. A indigenous of Holland, Michigan, she afterwards resolved in Phoenix, Az, with her hubby, Matt, and her kids, Kennedy and Kilian. She was created in the same calendar year as fellow American youthful adult writer Rachel Cohn.