Claudia Gray is the pseudonym of Amy Vincent, an American writer of paranormal romance fiction for young adults, best known for the Evernight series. She is published by HarperCollins. Her book Stargazer hit No. 4 in the chapter book category of the New York Times list of bestselling children books in April 2009. Gray is a published author of young adult books. Published credits of Gray include Evernight, Stargazer, Hourglass, and Afterlife. She has worked as a lawyer, a journalist, a disc jockey, and, she says in her official bio, an extremely poor waitress. Her lifelong interests in old houses, classic movies, vintage style, and history all played a part in creating the world of Evernight.