Alyson Noël is the #1 New York Times best selling, award-winning, author of Faking 19, Art Geeks and Prom Queens, Laguna Cove, Fly Me to the Moon, Kiss & Blog, Saving Zoë, Cruel Summer, Forever Summer (a Laguna Cove/Cruel Summer 2-in-1), the Immortals series including: Evermore, Blue Moon, Shadowland, Dark Flame, Night Star, and Everlasting, the Immortals spin-off, Riley Bloom series including Radiance, Shimmer, Dreamland, and Whisper (Available April 24, 2012), with short stories apearing in the anthologies: First Kiss (Then Tell), Kisses from Hell, & Dear Bully. She is currently working on a new series for teens, Soul Seekers, set to debut with book 1, Fated in May 2012, to be followed by Echo, Mystic, and Horizon in 2012 and 2013.
With over 8 New York Times bestsellers in 2 years, and over 6 million copies in print, her books have been translated into 37 languages, sold in over 50 countries, and have made the New York Times, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, Wall Street Journal, LA Times, NCIBA, and Walmart bestsellers lists, and have won numerous awards such as: the National Reader’s Choice Award, NYLA Book of Winter Award, NYPL Stuff for the Teenage, TeenReads Best Books of 2007, Reviewer’s Choice 2007 Top Ten, appeared on the CBS Early Show’s “Give the Gift of Reading” segment, and selected for Seventeen Magazine’s “Hot List” and Beach Book Club Pick.
The dramatic rights for all 6 books in The Immortals series and all 4 books in the Riley Bloom series, were optioned by Summit Entertainment—and her adult novel, Fly Me to the Moon, was optioned by Ridley Scott’s, Scott Free Productions, with Sharon Maguire (Bridget Jones’ Diary) set to write and direct.
Born and raised in Orange County, California, she’s lived in both Mykonos and Manhattan and is now settled in Southern California where she’s working on her next book. Visit her at her website www.alysonnoel.com.