Karri Thompson

Award-winning author Karri Thompson, a native of San Diego, California, grew up hanging out at the beach and eventually attending San Diego State University where she earned her bachelor’s degree in English and master’s degree in education. When she’s not nerding out at San Diego Comic-Con, she enjoys cooking delicious meals for her family and watching her son’s football games. In her spare time, she writes young adult and new adult fiction (new adult under the name Kalli Lanford) and loves listening to hard rock music and going to concerts.