Christine Lehnen has been writing fiction her entire life. She has been been teaching creative writing at the University of Bonn since 2014. Her short stories have been awarded the prizes of the Young Academies of Europe and the Ruhrfestspiele Recklinghausen.

Her debut YA fantasy trilogy Palace of Glass is out with Penhaligon (Random House) in Germany and Pegasus Yayınları in Turkey in 2018. She has written for German and French newspapers and outlets such as Le Taurillon. She has been a judge of the Young Literature Award of her hometown Recklinghausen since 2015. Christine has lived in Canada, the United States, Australia, and Paris, and is now based in Bonn. She even directs Shakespeare plays in her spare time, and also managed to fit in a masters at the Sorbonne in Paris in 2016!

Check out Christine Lehnen’s website here – make sure to have a look at her reading recommendations, and you can also follow her blog, twitter and instagram!

PALACE OF GLASSPenhaligon Random House 2018
PALACE OF SILKPenhaligon Random House 2018
PALACE OF FIREPenhaligon Random House 2018