A former English teacher, she lives with her husband and four children outside of Salt Lake City, Utah.
She loves reading, writing, running, and listening to her husband play guitar.
Condie Ally Condie is the author of the MATCHED Trilogy, a #1 New York Times and international bestseller.
MATCHED was chosen as one of YALSA’s 2011 Teens’ Top Ten and named as one of Publisher’s Weekly’s Best Children’s Books of 2010.
Enna Burning and River Secrets are companion books to Goose.
Her stand alone novels include Book of a Thousand Days, a CYBILS award winner, and Princess Academy, a Newbery Honor Book and New York Times best seller.
Jessica Day George All I've wanted to do all my life is sit and read.
Eventually, about age 11, I started to write my own stories.
My kids and I have great Adventures (when we say it with a capital A it means that something went badly and made the trip more interesting).
I also love teaching, which I’ve done since I got my MFA in Creative Writing a million and one years ago.