Jennifer Armentrout

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For the adult urban fantasy author, see Jennifer Armintrout.
Jennifer L. Armentrout
Born Jennifer L. Armentrout
Period 2011 to present
Genre Young Adult
New Adult

Jennifer L. Armentrout is an American writer of young adult novels.[1][2]

Some of her works have been on the New York Times bestseller list.[3][4] Her young adult novel Obsidian has been optioned by Sierra Pictures.[5][6]

She is considered a "hybrid" author, having successfully self-published while maintaining active contracts with small independent presses, and traditional publishers.[7][8] Her current publishers include Spencer Hill Press, Entangled Publishing, Harlequin Teen, Disney/Hyperion, and HarperCollins.[9] Armentrout is highly prolific and states that she writes for eight hours a day almost every day.



  1. ^ WorldCat identities
  2. ^ Mauck, Kaitlyn (2014-01-23). "Local author continues success with latest releases". The Journal. Retrieved 2014-02-07. 
  3. ^ Armentrout, Jennifer (August 13, 2014). "A SPECIAL THANK YOU". JENNIFER L. ARMENTROUT. Retrieved August 28, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Best Sellers". Newyorktimes. March 16, 2014. Retrieved August 28, 2014. 
  5. ^ McClintock, Pamela (2013-07-22). "Sierra Pictures Acquires 'Obsidian' for the Big Screen (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2013-10-22. 
  6. ^ Rosenfield, Kat (2013-07-23). "YA Blockbuster 'Obsidian' Is Off To The Movies". MTV: Hollywood Crush: Movie News. Viacom International Inc. Retrieved 2013-10-22. 
  7. ^ Greenfield, Jeremy (2013-03-12). "When a Self-Published Author Has a No. 1 Best-Selling Book". LLC. Retrieved 2013-10-22. 
  8. ^ Greenfield, Jeremy (2013-03-19). "Best-Selling Self-Published Author Jennifer L. Armentrout Signs Six-Figure, Three-Book Deal With HarperCollins for Wait for You". dbw. Digital Book World. Retrieved 2013-10-22. 
  9. ^ "Jennifer L. Armentrout". goodreads (Author profile). Goodreads Inc. Retrieved 2013-10-22. 

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