About Me

I write contemporary YA fantasy, drink way too much coffee, and live in North Carolina with my husband and two daughters. I am just about to publish my debut novel, the Secrets of Islayne. I would love to gain more of a community of fellow writers.

Books I Love

Too many to list! How about a few favorite authors instead…

Orson Scott Card, Sabaa Tahir, Patrick Rothfuss, Madeleine L’Engle, Renee Ahdieh, Rainbow Rowell, Charlotte Bronte, Scott Lynch, Marilynne Robinson, Khaled Hosseini, Diane Setterfield, CS Lewis, Jane Austen, Leigh Bardugo, JK Rowling, Amor Towles, Laini Taylor.

TV & Movies

Firefly, Friends, The Office, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Braveheart, V for Vendetta, Pride & Prejudice,

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Kari Lynn West