Amanda Hocking

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Birthday
12, 1984
Birthplace
Austin, MN
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
12, 1984 (age 34)
Birthplace
Austin, MN

About

Known for her romantic, paranormal-themed books for young adults, this fiction writer penned the My Blood Approves series, the Trylle Trilogy, and the Hollows and Watersong books.

Before Fame

While working at a group home, she found time to write more than fifteen novels.

Trivia

After selling over a million copies of 9 books as a self-published author, she signed a publishing contract with St. Martin's Press.

Family Life

She lived and wrote in Rochester, Minnesota. In December 2014, she married Mike Arends.

Associated With

Film director Neil Blomkamp's screenwriter wife, Terri Tatchell, was optioned to write the screenplay of Hocking's Trylle Trilogy.