Young adult author widely known for the Soul Screamers series. She has also authored several adult series including Shifters and Unbound. She is a member of the Romance Writers of America and part of the group of well known authors the Deadline Dames.
Before becoming a successful novelist, she worked as an English teacher.
Her writing has been featured in anthologies like The Mammoth Book of Vampire Romance and Enthralled: Paranormal Diversions.
She has two children named Melody and Maestro.
Both she and Maggie Stiefvater have built a career writing fantasy novels for young adults.