Meet the four
authors competitors who are going for gold in the 2014 Winter Book Games – sponsored by Epic Reads, the YA community of your dreams.
Event: Speed Reading
Books: Firelight, Vanish, Hidden, Uninvited
Bio: Sophie Jordan writes in three genres: young adult fiction, historical romance and paranormal romances, but she is most well known for her Avon historical romances, which have earned her a space on the New York Times best sellers list.
Event: Book Balancing
Books: Under the Never Sky, Through the Ever Night, Into the Still Blue
Bio: Veronica Rossi graduated from UCLA and studied fine art at California College of the Arts in San Francisco. She began writing fiction for teens and received first-place awards in the Pacific Northwest Writers Association and SouthWest Writers annual contests before completing Under the Never Sky.
Event: Shelf Dancing
Books: Shatter Me, Unravel Me, Ignite Me
Bio: Mafi has traveled all over the world, lived on both sides of the United States, and even spent some years writing really bad poetry. When unable to find a book, she can be found reading candy wrappers, coupons, and old receipts. Shatter Me is her first novel.
Event: Book Dominoes
Books: Paranomalcy, Supernaturally, Endlessly, The Chaos of Stars, Mind Games, Perfect Lies
Bio: Born and raised in Utah, White studied English at Brigham Young University. She now lives in San Diego with her husband and children. From there, in addition to writing fiction and raising her family, she maintains an active blog and Twitter presence.