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Natasha Sinel


Natasha Sinel

Natasha Sinel is the author of the young adult novels SOULSTRUCK and THE FIX, which received the gold medal for YA Fiction in the 2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards (IPPYs). Her short story “Moving the Body” appears in the adoption-themed anthology WELCOME HOME. She graduated from Yale University and University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business and was a director of business development at Showtime Networks. Born and raised in Washington, DC, she now lives in Westchester, New York, with her husband and three sons.

Books by Natasha Sinel

by Natasha Sinel - Fiction, Social Issues, Young Adult 11+

Seventeen-year-old Rachel tries to get struck by lightning, hoping it will lead to finding her soul mate, like it did for her mother. But when she discovers a devastating secret from her mother’s past, Rachel questions everything and quits chasing lightning. Now her best friend has ditched her, her mom’s angry with her, and the evolving relationship with her friend Jay starts to unravel. The impulse to get struck by lightning resurfaces…and there's a thunderstorm coming.

by Natasha Sinel - Youth Fiction

THE FIX follows two good-hearted teenagers coming to terms with the cards they were dealt. It’s also about the fixes we rely on to cope with our most shameful secrets and the hope and fear that come with meeting someone who challenges us to come clean.