"Kristen-Paige Madonia is a remarkable young novelist. Her writing is luminous, her voice original, and the journey she takes us on, compelling...Sure to appeal to both teens and adults who will want to read it again, just as I did. What a thrill to discover this talented writer."
- Best-selling author Judy Blume
Kristen-Paige Madonia is the author of Invisible Fault Lines (2016) and Fingerprints of You (2012), both published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. Her short stories have appeared in various literary magazines, including the Greensboro Review and the New Orleans Review. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from California State University, Long Beach and a BA in Media Arts and Design from James Madison University. Kristen-Paige currently lives in Charlottesville, Virginia and is a member of the University of Nebraska, Omaha low-residency MFA faculty. She also teaches creative writing at the University of Virginia, James Madison University, Goochland County High School, and WriterHouse.