Alexa Donne is a Ravenclaw who wears many hats, including fan convention organizing, teen mentoring, college admissions essay consulting, YouTube-ing and podcasting. Brightly Burning is her debut novel, which Entertainment Weekly calls a gothic, romantic mystery with hints of Jane Eyre, Marissa Meyer, and Kiera Cass.” When she's not writing science fiction and fantasy for teens, Alexa works in international television marketing. A proud Boston University Terrier, she lives in Los Angeles with two fluffy ginger cats named after YA literature characters. Brightly Burning is her debut novel. Visit her at www.alexadonne.com, and on Twitter and Instagram at @alexadonne.