Diana Peterfreund

Diana Peterfreund is the author of a dozen books for adults and children, including the Killer Unicorns series and For Darkness Shows the Stars, a post-apocalyptic retelling of Jane Austen's Persuasion. Her most recent series, Omega City, is about a group of children who find a lost underground city in the woods of rural Maryland. She has received starred reviews from Booklist, School Library Journal, and VOYA, been named in Amazon’s Best Books of the Year, and to the Indie Next, Capitol Choices, and Lone Star Reading Lists. Her short stories have appeared in many anthologies, and been named to Locus Recommended Reads and The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year. She lives outside of Washington, DC with her family.