Megan Jauregui Eccles writes dark, speculative fiction for young adults. She holds a BA in Music from the University of San Diego and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of California Riverside—Palm Desert. She is editorial assistant and social media manager for Hill Nadell Literary Agency. She is represented by Lauren Galit of LKG Agency.

She lives in the foothills of San Diego with her husband, four sons, dogs, and various farm animals. When she’s not writing or rehoming rattlesnakes, she pairs lipstick to her favorite books on instagram and plays Dungeons & Dragons with her boys. She has been accused of owning too many books, but it simply isn't true.