Cinda Williams Chima
AUTHOR OF the Shattered Realms series, the Seven Realms series and the Heir Chronicles series
Bio: New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Cinda Williams Chima grew up with talking animals and kick-butt Barbies. She began writing poetry and stories in third grade and novels in junior high school. These days she writes fantasy fiction for teens of all ages. Chima is a graduate of Case Western Reserve University and the University of Akron. She is an active member of the Society for Childrens Book Writers and Illustrators and the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. She lives in Ohio with her family.