I’m the award-winning author of the Emblem Island series, the Lightlark series, and a graphic novel series. I recently graduated summa cum laude from UPenn, where I studied English. I am also a digital creator with over 100 million views on my videos, and have been featured on NBC News, Bustle, Teen Vogue, Glamour, Shondaland, and Good Morning America.
My debut Emblem Island: Curse of the Night Witch received starred reviews from Kirkus & Publishers Weekly, was on Good Morning America, was named a “Most-Anticipated Book of 2020” by Seventeen Magazine, was named one of the 20 Best Books of the Year So Far by Amazon, and was selected to be Barnes and Noble’s Book of the Month.
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When we asked our authors what they were or might have been voted in HS, Alex answered most likely to go to an Ivy League school.
Other Fun Facts
- I'm an identical twin!
- I have been writing books since I was 12.
- I have over 130 million views on my TikTok videos.
- I wrote 6 books before I was published.
- I live in NYC, blocks away from my twin sister.