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Alex Flinn

Biography

Alex Flinn

Alex Flinn is the author of nine novels, including BEASTLY, a #1 New York Times bestseller which has been made into a motion picture. She has two other fairy tale-based novels, A KISS IN TIME and CLOAKED. Her first book, BREATHING UNDERWATER, was named an ALA Top 10 Best Book for Young Adults and is the only novel included in Liz Clairborne’s “Love is Not Abuse” dating violence prevention curriculum for schools. Her books have received honors including Best Books for Young Adults, Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, International Reading Association Young Adult Choices, and Junior Library Guild selection. She is a non-practicing attorney who lives with her husband, daughters, and way too many pets in Miami, Florida. Her latest novel, BEWITCHING: The Kendra Chronicles, is a companion to BEASTLY.

Alex Flinn

Books by Alex Flinn

by Alex Flinn - Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Young Adult 14+

Being a powerful witch, Kendra has survived it all. Since she first beheld James over three hundred years ago, Kendra has tangled with witch hunters and wolves, helped a miller’s daughter spin straw into gold, cowered in London as German bombs fell, and lived through who knows how many shipwrecks. But her powers have limits, and immortality can be lonely. Kendra isn’t ready to stop searching for the warlock she had met centuries ago.

by Alex Flinn - Fantasy, Romance, Youth Fiction
In #1 New York Times bestselling author Alex Flinn's modern and mysterious retelling of Snow White, beauty is in the eye of the beholder and true love doesn't necessarily mean Prince Charming. Celine's life is the stuff fairy tales are made of. She's beautiful, talented, and brave. Unfortunately, her tale comes complete with a wicked stepmother! And where do you find Prince Charming in Miami?
by Alex Flinn - Young Adult 14+

When Rachel was taken to live in a tower by a woman she calls Mama, she was excited. But many years later, Rachel knows her palace is really a prison, and begins to plan her escape. She is encouraged by the speed that her golden hair has been growing. And she’s begun dreaming of a green-eyed man. Could he be out there in the world? Is he coming to save her? Or will she find a way to save herself?

by Alex Flinn - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 13+

Kendra Hilferty, the witch who curses Kyle Kingsbury in BEASTLY, tells about her immortal existence --- how she discovered she was a witch and the various ways she has used her powers to help people throughout the centuries.

by Alex Flinn - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 12+

Johnny starts off as just a poor guy with an after-school job at a South Beach shoe repair shop. But a little magic changes it all. It starts with a curse. And a frognapping. And a princess who asks him to lead a rescue mission. And before he knows it, his life becomes a fairy tale unlike any you’ve ever heard.

by Alex Flinn - Fiction

Paul is new to Gate, a school whose rich students make life miserable for anyone not like them. And Paul is definitely not like them. Then, Charlie Good, a star student and athlete, invites Paul to join his elite inner circle. All Charlie wants is a few things in return --- small things that Paul does willingly. Until one day Charlie wants something big, and Paul has to decide how far he'll go to be one of the gang.