Novelist.  Born– September 15, 1966, Atlanta.  Married; children–one.  Education:  Auburn University.  Worked as a college teacher, newspaper editor, and copy editor before becoming a freelance author of novels for young people.  Received the National Readers Choice Award for Major Crush; the Aspen Gold Award for Major Crush; the Aspen Gold Award, the Booksellers’ Best Award, and the Beacon Award for The One that I Want.


Contemporary Authors online; Jennifer Echols website.


Biggest Flirts.  NY: Simon Pulse, 2014.

The Boys Next Door.  NY: Simon Pulse Press, 2007.

Dirty Little Secret.  NY: Gallery Books, 2013.

The Ex Games.  NY: Simon Pulse Press, 2009.

Forget You.  NY: MTV Books, 2012.

Going Too Far.  NY: Pocket Books Press, 2009.

Levitating Las Vegas.  New York:  Pocket Books, 2013.

Love Story.  New York:  MTV Books, 2011.

Major Crush.  NY: Simon Pulse Press, 2006.

Most Likely to Succeed.  NY: Simon Pulse, 2014.

The One that I Want.  NY: Simon Pulse, 2012.

Perfect Couple.  NY: Simon Pulse, 2014.

Playing Dirty.  NY: Pocket Books, 2013.

Star Crossed.  NY: Pocket Books, 2013.

Such A Rush.  NY: MTV Books, 2012.