Christa Desir

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General Information

Name: Christa Desir

Pen Name: C. Desir

Genres: Fiction






Illinois Connection

Desir lives outside of Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Christa Desir writes under the pen name of C. Desir. She is an author of dark contemporary fiction for young adults and is an editor for Samhain Publishing. She has volunteered as a rape victim activist for more than ten years, including providing direct service as an advocate in hospital Emergency Rooms. She is also a founding member of the Voices and Faces Project, a nonprofit organization for rape survivors that conducts an international survivor-based testimonial writing workshop.

Published Works

Written under the name: C. Desir

  • Fault Line, Simon Pulse, 2013
  • Bleed Like Me, Simon Pulse , 2014
  • Other Broken Things, Simon Pulse, 2016
  • Love Blind, Simon Pulse, 2016 - written with Jolene Perry

Titles at Your Library

Fault Line

ISBN: 1442460733
Release Date: 2014-09-30

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Love Blind

ISBN: 1481416936
Release Date: 2016-05-10

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Literary Awards

Fault Line

  • ILLINOIS READS Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2015

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (No)

External Links

Christa Desir on WorldCat


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