About

tahereh mafi

is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of books for children and young adults. She was born in a small city somewhere in Connecticut and currently resides in Southern California with her husband, fellow author Ransom Riggs, and their daughter. Her latest novel, DEFY ME, will be out April 2nd, 2019. Catch her on tour this fall.

Her work is represented by Jodi Reamer of Writers House, LLC.