Katie Alender
THE COMPANION (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, 2020)
THE DEAD GIRLS OF HYSTERIA HALL (Scholastic, 2015)
FAMOUS LAST WORDS (Point, 2014)
MARIE ANTOINETTE, SERIAL KILLER (Scholastic, 2013)
AS DEAD AS IT GETS (Hyperion, 2013)
FROM BAD TO CURSED (Hyperion, 2011)
BAD GIRLS DON'T DIE (Hyperion, 2010)

Katie Alender grew up in South Florida, where she attended high school at the Palm Beach County School of the Arts, studying Communication Arts. After graduating, she studied film at the Florida State University Film School, and then moved to Los Angeles, where she worked in TV development and production for several years, including a long stint producing dog shows for Animal Planet.

In her spare time, she enjoys writing, reading, gardening, sewing, cooking, playing board games, and hanging out with her family.