Lyla Lee is a YA Writer. Although she was born in a small town in South Korea, she's since then lived in various parts of the United States, including California, Florida, and Texas. Inspired by her fourth grade English teacher, she started furiously scribbling stories into her Spongebob notebooks. She completed her first novel at the age of 14, and wrote six novels throughout high school and college.
After working various jobs in Hollywood and graduating summa cum laude with a BA in Psychology and a Minor in Cinematic Arts from the University of Southern California, she moved to Northern California, where she currently resides with her family. She divides her time between writing, teaching, and songwriting on her guitar. She is represented by Penny Moore of Empire Literary.