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Simone Elkeles


 Title Type
 Perfect Chemistry Series read online Young Adult
 Perfect Chemistry #1: Perfect Chemistry Young Adult
 Perfect Chemistry #2: Rules of Attraction Young Adult
 Perfect Chemistry #3: Chain Reaction Young Adult
 How to Ruin #1: How to Ruin a Summer Vacation Young Adult
 How to Ruin #2: How to Ruin My Teenage Life Young Adult
 How to Ruin #3: How to Ruin Your Boyfriend's Reputation Young Adult
 Wild Cards #1: Wild Cards Young Adult
 Leaving Paradise #1: Leaving Paradise Young Adult
 Leaving Paradise #2: Return to Paradise Young Adult

About this author

Simone Elkeles is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of novels for teens. Simone’s books have won many awards including being YALSA Top Ten Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, being named to the YALSA Popular Paperbacks and Teens Top Ten lists, and added to the Illinois “Read for a Lifetime” Reading List. Simone also won the coveted RITA award from the Romance Writers of America for her book Perfect Chemistry. Simone is especially proud of the fact that the Illinois Association of Teachers of English named her Author of the Year.

Simone was born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago, where she still lives today. Simone went to the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign and received her Bachelor’s of Science there in Psychology in 1992. She continued her education at Loyola University-Chicago where she received her Master’s of Science degree in Industrial Relations while working for a manufacturing company creating diversity programs for their employees.

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