Kristi Cook (also writing as Kristina Cook and Kristi Astor) is the author of more than a dozen books for adults and teens, ranging from historical and NASCAR romance to paranormal and contemporary young adult fiction. Since the publication of her first novel in 2004, her books (with Kensington/Zebra Books, Harlequin Books, and Simon & Schuster/Simon Pulse) have hit national bestseller lists, landed on bookseller association lists, and won awards, including the National Reader's Choice Award.
Her books have been translated into Turkish, Russian, French, Czech, Portuguese, Spanish, and German, among others.
Kristina lives in New York City with her husband and two college-aged daughters (at least, when they're home from school!).