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Jay Kristoff



Jay Kristoff is a New York Times bestselling author of science fiction and fantasy. He is the winner of two Aurealis Awards, an ABIA award, a nominee for the David Gemmell Morningstar and Legend awards, named multiple times in the Kirkus and Amazon Best Teen Books list and is published in over twenty-five countries, most of which he has never visited.

Film rights to Jay’s co-written book Illuminae have been acquired by Brad Pitt and Plan B Entertainment. Jay is 6’7 and has approximately 13,030 days to live. He abides in Melbourne with his secret agent kung-fu assassin wife, and the world’s laziest Jack Russell. He does not believe in happy endings.