Allyssia (Ally) Nordell is a young author that lives in southwestern Missouri. Her first book is Bared, part of the Moon of Knox trilogy. She is an award-winning archer, and has been to Canada to shoot on the USA All-American Team for NASP. When she has free time during school, she loves to write, read, and draw her covers, along with joking with friends and teachers. This year, she is going to write Fared, the second book in the Moon of Knox trilogy, along with the Legacy series, the Iris trilogy, and the Downland duology.