By night, Jessi Kirby is a young adult author, but by day a middle school librarian. Her novels include Golden (Simon and Schuster, 2013), In Honor (Simon and Schuster, 2012), as well as her debut, Moonglass (Simon and Schuster, 2011), which is set in Crystal Cove. Moonglass was named an ABA New Voices Pick for 2011.
Jessi lives in Orange County with her husband and two children. Among her favorite things are the beach, running, contemporary YA literature, strong coffee, and dark chocolate.