Born and raised in Spokane, Washington, Morgan Richter graduated with a BFA in Filmic Writing from the University of Southern California's film school. She has worked in production on several TV shows, including "Talk Soup" and "America's Funniest Home Videos", and has contributed pop culture reviews and essays to websites such as TVgasm and Forces of Geek, as well as to her own site, Preppies of the Apocalypse. She is the owner and founder of Luft Books, an independent publishing company, and the author of BIAS CUT, LONELY SATELLITE, CHARLOTTE DENT, WRONG CITY, DEMON CITY, and PREPPIES OF THE APOCALYPSE. BIAS CUT won a silver medal at the 2013 Independent Publisher Book Awards and was a 2012 semi-finalist for the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award (ABNA). CHARLOTTE DENT was a 2008 ABNA semi-finalist; LONELY SATELLITE was a 2014 ABNA quarter-finalist. She currently lives in New York City.