Kami Garcia
AUTHOR

Kami Garcia

Kami Garcia is the #1 New York Times, USA Today, and international bestselling coauthor of the Beautiful Creatures and Dangerous Creatures novels. Kami's solo series, The Legion, includes the instant New York Times bestseller UNBREAKABLE and the sequel UNMARKED, both of which were nominated for Bram Stoker Awards, YA contemporary romances THE LOVELY RECKLESS and BROKEN BEAUTIFUL HEARTS, and THE X-FILES ORIGINS: AGENT OF CHAOS. Her forthcoming graphic novel TEEN TITANS: RAVEN releases on July 2, 2019, from DC Ink.

BEAUTIFUL CREATURES has been published in 50 countries and translated in 39 languages, and the series has sold over 5 million copies. BEAUTIFUL CREATURES was a finalist for the ALA's William C. Morris Debut Author Award, a SCIBA Award Finalist, Amazon's #1 Teen Book of 2009 and #5 on the Editor's Top 100 List, a YALSA "Teen Top Ten" Pick, and a New York Public Library's "Books for the Teen Age" selection. The film adaptation Beautiful Creatures released in theaters in 2013, from Warner Brothers, starting Alden Ehrenreich, Emmy Rossum, Emma Thompson, Jeremy Irons, and Viola Davis.

Kami is a co-founder of YALLFEST (with Margaret Stohl and Jonathan Sanchez, owner of Blue Bicycle Books) the biggest kidlit book festival in the country, held annually in Charleston, SC. She is also a board member of YALLWEST, the sister festival, in Santa Monica, CA, and a member of the NaNoWriMo Writer's Board.

Kami has an MA in education, and she was a teacher for seventeen years before co-authoring her first novel on a dare from seven of her students. If she isn't busy watching Supernatural, Kami can teach you how to escape from a pair of handcuffs or bake a Coca-Cola cake. She lives in Maryland with her family, and their dogs Spike and Oz. Visit Kami at www.KamiGarcia.com.

Find Kami online at www.kamigarcia.com, Facebook: KamiGarciaYA, Twitter: @kamigarcia, Instagram: @kamigarcia, Tumblr: kamigarcia, & Pinterest: kamigarcia.

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Best Sellers

    • Beautiful Creatures

    • Beautiful Creatures, Book 1
    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 17 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4,996
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,305
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4,341

    Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small Southern town of Gatlin has ever seen, and she's struggling to conceal her power and a curse that has haunted her family for generations....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • warmed over young adult supernatural fiction

    • By BumbleBee 456 on 12-27-12

    Regular price: $17.09

    • Beautiful Darkness

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 15 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,771
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,398
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,404

    Ethan Wate used to think of Gatlin, the small Southern town he had always called home, as a place where nothing ever changed....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging and entertaining

    • By Tamra on 10-16-10

    Regular price: $17.09

    • Beautiful Chaos

    • Beautiful Creatures, Book 3
    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 16 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,220
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,999
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,006

    Ethan Wate thought he was getting used to the strange, impossible events happening in Gatlin, his small Southern town....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow! That was unexpected!

    • By Felicity Fairchild on 12-18-11

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Beautiful Redemption

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins, Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 11 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,997
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,799
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,813

    Ethan Wate has spent most of his life longing to escape the stiflingly small Southern town of Gatlin....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Christine

    • By Coftse on 12-26-12

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Dangerous Deception

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins, Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 259
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 235
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 236

    Some loves are cursed. Others are...dangerous. Especially the love between wannabe rocker and quarter Incubus Wesley "Link" Lincoln and bonafide bad girl Ridley Duchannes....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • GOOD STORY!! LOVE LINK AND RIDLEY!

    • By Annie The Audible Addict!!! on 10-31-15

    Regular price: $26.22

    • Shadowhunters and Downworlders

    • A Mortal Instruments Reader
    • By: Cassandra Clare (editor)
    • Narrated by: Emily Beresford, Luke Daniels, Tanya Eby
    • Length: 5 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 226
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 200
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 200

    Number-one New York Times best-selling author Cassandra Clare created the Mortal Instruments in 2004 with City of Bones (Simon & Schuster, 2007). Since then, the series has grown to five books....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not what Expected but Good

    • By Joleen Moyer on 05-13-16

    Regular price: $19.99

    • Dangerous Creatures

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 9 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 310
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 278
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 278

    Ridley Duchannes is nobody's heroine. She's a Dark Caster, a Siren. She can make you do things.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love Ridley and Link!

    • By Annie The Audible Addict!!! on 12-21-14

    Regular price: $26.22

    • Dangerous Dream

    • A Beautiful Creatures Story
    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 343
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 298
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 300

    Catch up with Ethan, Lena, and Link as they finally graduate from high school and get ready to leave the small Southern town of Gatlin....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Teaser...not a complete story

    • By MAB on 12-30-13

    Regular price: $6.83

    • A Gatlin Wedding

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 2 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 157
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 143
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 142

    The day has finally arrived: Mitchell Wate and Lillian English are getting married. Everyone has come together - Ethan and Lena, John and Liv, even Link is back in town....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • AN ENDING FULL OF LOVE!!!!

    • By Annie The Audible Addict!!! on 04-12-16

    Regular price: $4.54

    • The Mortal Heart

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Ellen Archer
    • Length: 1 hr and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 166
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151

    Before she met and married Mitchell Wate, the beautiful and brilliant Lila Jane Evers was an honors student at Duke University....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • LILA AND MACON!!!

    • By Annie The Audible Addict!!! on 04-11-16

    Regular price: $4.54

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