Author: Cat Winters

Cat Winters is an award-winning author of YA and adult fiction. Her critically acclaimed debut novel, IN THE SHADOW OF BLACKBIRDS, was named a 2014 Morris Award Finalist, a School Library Journal Best Book of 2013, a 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults pick, and a 2013 Bram Stoker Award Nominee. Her second novel, THE CURE FOR DREAMING, was named to ALA's 2015 Amelia Bloomer Project and VOYA's 2014 Best Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and her newest release, THE STEEP AND THORNY WAY, is a 2016 Junior Library Guild Selection. Her first novel for adults, THE UNINVITED, debuted in 2015, and her follow-up, YESTERNIGHT, will release October 2016.

Winters lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband and two kids. Visit her online at