Stephanie Kuehn is a clinical psychologist and an award-winning author. She has written six novels for teens, including Charm & Strange, which won the ALA’s 2014 William C. Morris Award for best debut young adult novel. Her second novel, Complicit, was named to YALSA’s 2015 Best Fiction for Young Adults list, and her third, Delicate Monsters, won the 2016 Northern California Book Award. In 2015, Stephanie was awarded the PEN/Phyllis Naylor Working Writer Fellowship for The Smaller Evil and in 2017, her fifth novel, When I Am Through With You, received a starred review from Kirkus and was also named an Amazon Best Book of the Month.
Her next novel, We Weren’t Looking to be Found, will be published in the summer of 2022 by Disney-Hyperion, and By the Time You Read This I’ll Be Gone (Murder She Wrote #1) will be out in October of 2022 with Scholastic Press. Booklist has praised her work as “Intelligent, compulsively readable literary fiction with a dark twist.”