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Kristina Pérez

Biography

Kristina Pérez

Kristina Pérez is the author of THE MYTH OF MORGAN LA FEY (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014). She holds a PhD in Medieval Literature from the University of Cambridge. 

She has lectured at the National University of Singapore on vampires in Western Culture and was a Visiting Assistant Professor at Hong Kong University's Journalism and Media Studies Centre. As a journalist, her work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal Asia, Departures, L’Officiel India, Condé Nast Traveler, CNNGo and the South China Morning Post, among others.

Her debut YA Fantasy, SWEET BLACK WAVES will be published on June 5th, 2018 from Imprint/Macmillan.

Kristina Pérez

Books by Kristina Pérez

by Kristina Pérez - Adventure, Contemporary Fiction, Fantasy, Fiction, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller, Young Adult 13+

A fateful encounter in the Tesla Suite of the New Yorker Hotel unlocks Lucy's dormant electrical powers. As Lucy struggles to understand her new abilities through scientific experimentation, she is thrust into a centuries old battle between rival alchemical societies. One side wants her help and the other wants her dead, but both believe she is the next step in human evolution. Unfortunately, carriers of the genetic mutation --- including Nikola Tesla --- have a greatly reduced life expectancy. Even if Lucy can outrun her enemies, she can’t outrun herself.

by Kristina Pérez - Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Fiction, Magic, Romance, Young Adult 12+

Two proud kingdoms stand on opposite shores, with only a bloody history between them. As best friend and lady-in-waiting to the princess, Branwen is guided by two principles: devotion to her homeland and hatred for the raiders who killed her parents. When she saves the life of her enemy, he awakens her ancient healing magic and opens her heart. Fighting for what's right will set Branwen against both her closest confidant and the only man she's ever loved. Inspired by the star-crossed tale of Tristan and Eseult, this is the story of the legend's true heroine: Branwen.