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Kat Cho
Kat Cho

Kat Cho used to hide books under the bathroom sink and then sneak in there to read after bedtime. Her parents pretended not to know. This helped when she decided to write a dinosaur time-travel novel at the tender age of nine. Sadly, that book was not published. Kat is the co-host of the Write or Die Podcast, a podcast that interviews authors about the struggles of getting published and maintaining an author career. She currently lives and works in NYC and spends her free time trying to figure out what kind of puppy to adopt. Kat is the international bestselling author of Wicked Fox and Vicious Spirits (Putnam/Penguin).

Book Title(s):

Wicked Fox (Putnam/Penguin Random House, 2019)

Vicious Spirits (Putnam/Penguin Random House, 2020)

Once Upon a K-Prom (Disney Publishing, 2022)

Eternally Yours (Viking/Penguin Random House, 2022)

Award(s) and Accolade(s):

A Junior Library Guild Pick (Wicked Fox, 2019)

A YALSA 2020 Amazing Audiobook Selection (Wicked Fox, 2020)

An Entertainment Weekly Summer Best Book Pick (2019)

A Refinery29 Summer Best Book Pick (2019)

Amazon Editors’ Pick Best Young Adult (2020)

A Junior Library Guild Pick (Vicious Spirits, 2020)

Singapore Best Sellers List (Vicious Spirits, 2020)

Other Creative Work(s):

Free Hexel (Webcomic)

Pronouns:
she/her
Identity:
Korean, Korean-American, LGBTQ+, Neurodiverse
Age Categories:
Young Adult
Genres:
Contemporary, Fantasy
Publicity Information:
Vanessa DeJesús (vdejesus@penguinrandomhouse.com); Beth Phelan, agent (beth@galltzacker.com)

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