Read For Pixels: Meet The Authors

Welcome to the Read For Pixels Author Bios section where you can learn more about the award-winning and bestselling authors who support The Pixel Project’s Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign who will be taking part in the Fall Edition of the 2017 Read For Pixels campaign.

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Adrian Tchaikovsky

???????????????????????????????ADRIAN TCHAIKOVSKY was born in Lincolnshire before heading to Reading to study psychology and zoology. He’s a keen live role-player and occasional amateur actor, has trained in stage-fighting, and keeps no exotic or dangerous pets of any kind, possibly excepting his son. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Shadows of the Apt series, the Echoes of the Fall series, and several stand-alone novels, including Children of Time, winner of the 30th Anniversary Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best Science Fiction Novel.

Adrian will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 4.00pm UK Time on September 9th, 2017 (Saturday).

Learn more about Adrian at http://shadowsoftheapt.com/. You can follow him on Twitter at @aptshadow.

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Alafair Burke

Alafair Burke_croppedALAFAIR BURKE is the New York Times bestselling author of eleven novels, including the standalone thrillers The Ex, Long Gone and If You Were Here, and the Ellie Hatcher series: All Day and a Night, Never Tell, 212, Angel’s Tip, and Dead Connection. She is also the coauthor of the Under Suspicion series with Mary Higgins Clark. A former prosecutor, she is now a professor of criminal law and lives in Manhattan.

Alafair will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 6.00PM Los Angeles Time on September 10th, 2017 (Sunday).

Learn more about Alafair at http://alafairburke.com/. You can keep up with her on Facebook at facebook.com/alafairburkebooks.

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Genevieve Valentine

Genevieve Valentine_croppedGENEVIEVE VALENTINE is the author of Persona and of the critically acclaimed novel Mechanique: A Tale of the Circus Tresaulti, which won the Crawford Award for Best novel, as well as a nomination for the Nebula Award and the Romantic Times Best Fantasy of the Year. Her short fiction has been nominated for a World Fantasy Award and the Shirley Jackson Award. She lives in New York City.

Genevieve will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 8.30PM New York Time on September 22nd, 2017 (Friday).

Learn more about Genevieve at www.genevievevalentine.com. You can for her on Twitter at @GLValentine.

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Ilona Andrews

IlonaAndrews_cropped“ILONA ANDREWS” is the pseudonym for a husband-and-wife writing team. Gordon and Ilona currently reside in Texas with their two children and many dogs and cats. They have co-authored four New York Times and USA Today bestselling series including the Kate Daniels series. For complete list of their books and fun extras, please visit their website at Ilona-andrews.com.

Ilona Andrews will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 8.30PM New York Time on September 8th, 2017 (Friday).

Learn more about Ilona Andrews at www.Ilona-andrews.com. You can keep up with them on Facebook at facebook.com/ilona.andrews/.

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Isaac Marion

Isaac Marion_croppedISAAC MARION was born near Seattle in 1981 and has lived in and around that city ever since. He began writing in high school and self-published three novels before finally breaking through with Warm Bodies. He currently divides his time between writing, playing obscure instruments in obscure bands, and exploring the country in a 1977 GMC motorhome named Baleen.

Isaac will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 6.00PM Los Angeles Time on September 23rd, 2017 (Saturday).

Learn more about Isaac at isaacmarion.com. You can keep up with him on Facebook at facebook.com/isaacmarionauthor.

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Kass Morgan

Kass Morgan_croppedKASS MORGAN is the author of the New York Times bestselling THE 100 book series. She attended Brown University, studying English and History, and later earned a Master’s at Oxford in 19th century literature. She now lives in New York City.

Kass will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 8.30PM New York Time on October 1st, 2017 (Sunday).

Learn more about Kass on Goodreads. You can follow her on Twitter at @KassMorganBooks.

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KEN LIU

Ken Liu_croppedA winner of the Nebula, Hugo, and World Fantasy awards, KEN LIU is the author of The Dandelion Dynasty, a silkpunk epic fantasy series (The Grace of Kings (2015), The Wall of Storms (2016), and a forthcoming third volume) and The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories (2016), a collection.

Ken will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 8.30PM New York Time on September 1st, 2017 (Friday).

Learn more about Ken at http://kenliu.name. You can follow him on Twitter at @kyliu99.

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Kristen Britain

Kristen Britain_croppedKRISTEN BRITAIN is the author of the New York Times-bestselling Green Rider series. She lives in an adobe house in the high desert of the American Southwest beneath the big sky and among lizards, hummingbirds, and tumbleweeds. Kristen can be found online at kristenbritain.com.

Kristen will be doing alive reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 6.00PM Los Angeles Time on September 3rd, 2017 (Sunday).

Learn more about Kristen at www.kristenbritain.com. You can keep up with Kristen on Facebook at facebook.com/kristenbritainofficialfanpage/.

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Paul Tremblay

Paul Tremblay_croppedPAUL TREMBLAY is the author of DISAPPEARANCE AT DEVIL’S ROCK, the award winning A HEAD FULL OF GHOSTS. A HEAD FULL OF GHOSTS, THE LITTLE SLEEP, and the forthcoming THE FOUR (summer 2018). His essays and short fiction have appeared in the Los Angeles Times and numerous “year’s best” anthologies. Paul is on the board of directors for the Shirley Jackson Awards. He lives outside of Boston, Massachusetts, has a master’s degree in Mathematics, and has no uvula.

Paul will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 8:30 PM New York Time on September 16th, 2016 (Saturday).

Learn more about Paul at www.paultremblay.net. You can follow him on Twitter at @paulGtremblay.

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Sara Raasch

Sara Raasch_croppedSARA RAASCH has known she was destined for bookish things since the age of five, when her friends had a lemonade stand and she tagged along to sell her hand-drawn picture books too. Not much has changed since then — her friends still cock concerned eyebrows when she attempts to draw things and her enthusiasm for the written word still drives her to extreme measures. Her New York Times bestselling SNOW LIKE ASHES trilogy is available now from HarperCollins. It does not feature her hand-drawn pictures.

Sarah will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 8.30PM New York Time on September 2nd, 2017 (Saturday).

Learn more about Sara at sararaasch.tumblr.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @seesarawrite.

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Soman Chainani

Soman Chainani_croppedSOMAN CHAINANI’s first book, THE SCHOOL FOR GOOD AND EVIL, debuted on the New York Times Bestseller List, has been translated into 25 languages across six continents, and will soon be a major motion picture from Universal Studios, produced by Joe Roth and Jane Startz.

Soman will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 8.30PM New York Time on September 15th, 2017 (Friday).

Learn more about Soman at somanchainani.net. You can follow him on Twitter at @somanchainani.

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Vicki Pettersson

Vicki Pettersson_croppedVICKI PETTERSSON is a New York Times Bestselling author of the Signs of the Zodiac and Celestial Blues paranormal series, and the straight psychological thriller, SWERVE. She has a passion for writing women who defy the odds, who refuse to be silenced or stopped, and who won’t be written off. Her website is vickipettersson.com

Vicki will be doing a live reading and Q&A session for the Read for Pixels Google Hangout Session at 6.00PM Los Angeles Time on September 9th, 2017 (Saturday).

Learn more about Vicki at www.vickipettersson.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @VickiPettersson.

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