Chelsea Marie Ballard

Philadelphia, PA

Reader & Writer


Chelsea Marie Ballard is a young adult author who has turned her passion for beautiful one-liners, angsty television, and weird biology toward her writing. After never receiving her Hogwarts letter, Chelsea devours anything slightly magical from The Magicians to Spindle’s End.

Chelsea also has a short story in the IWSG Anthology, Masquerade: Oddly Suited. She is currently working on her debut young-adult fantasy novel.

She enjoys rare vines, milky tea, and anything enemies to lovers. Although dreaming of a tiny home, she currently resides in quaint Bucks County, PA with her family, anxious dog, and fat cat.

Favorite Books

Harry Potter
Hunger Games
Carry On
Red Queen
A Court of Thorns and Roses
Enchantment of Ravens
Raven Boys
Percy Jackson
Aurora Rising

Favorite Quotes

"It was always wise to be polite to books, whether or not they could hear you." - Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson

Favorite Genres

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