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Kalynn Bayron

Kalynn Bayron (she/her) is the New York Times and Indie bestselling author of the YA novels Cinderella Is Dead and You’re Not Supposed to Die Tonight. She is a CILIP Carnegie Medal Nominee, a three-time CYBILS Award nominee, a LOCUS Award finalist, and the recipient of the 2022 Randall Kenan Award for Black LGBTQ fiction. She is a classically trained vocalist and musical theater enthusiast. When she's not writing, you can find her watching scary movies and spending time with her family.


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