Jennifer Lynn Barnes is a Fulbright scholar and the author of more than a dozen young adult novels, including the Naturals series, about an FBI think-tank that uses gifted teenagers to profile serial killers, the Raised By Wolves trilogy, about a human girl raised by werewolves, and The Fixer, a teen political thriller. She has written television pilots for USA and MTV and is a member of the WGA. Jennifer wrote her first published novel at the age of nineteen.
Barnes graduated from Yale University in 2006 and went on to receive a masters from Cambridge University and a Ph.D. from Yale. Jennifer has degrees in psychology, psychiatry, and cognitive science and currently has a dual appointment in psychology and professional writing. When she's not writing books, she studies the psychology of fiction and why we like it. You can find her online at www.jenniferlynnbarnes.com.