Wicked Stories

  • Jessica Spotswood is writing Young Adult fiction.
    Jessica Spotswood is writing Young Adult fiction.
September 12, 2012
With Born Wicked,the first of in a trilogy series for young adult readers, this alumna is poised to join the ranks of J.K. Rowling and Stephenie Meyer.

Jessica Emanuel Spotswood ”02 has sold her debut novel, Born Wicked, to G.P. Putnam’s Sons for a reportedly high six figures. The first of The Cahill Witch Chronicles appeared in February 2012.

A double major in English and drama, Jessica Spotswood ’02 earned an MA in theater history and dramaturgy at Catholic University, and then turned to writing fiction. She recently landed a lucrative three-book deal with G.P. Putnam’s Sons. Born Wicked, the first book of the Cahill Witch Chronicles, was released in February 2012.

Last modified on Jan. 10th, 2013 at 9:44am by Owen Bailey.