Cole Gibsen

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General Information

Name: Cole Gibsen

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction






Email: see website for email link.

Illinois Connection

Gibsen lives in Collinsville and graduated from Southwestern Illinois College in Belleville.

Biographical and Professional Information

Cole Gibsen first realized she different when, in high school, she was still reading comic books while the other girls were reading fashion magazines. It was her love of superheroes that first inspired her to pick up a pen. Her favorite things to write about are ordinary girls who find themselves in extraordinary situations. She graduated from Southwestern Illinois College with an associate's degree in liberal arts, and is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and the St. Louis Writers Guild.

Published Works

Young Adult Books

  • Breathless, Crescent Moon Press , 2012
  • Katana, Flux, 2012
  • Senshi, Flux, 2013
  • Shinobi, Flux, 2014
  • Life Unaware, Entangled Publishing, 2015

Adult Books

  • Fifty First Times, HarperCollins, 2014
  • Written on My Heart, Entangled Publishing, 2015
  • Seared On My Soul, CreateSpace, 2016

Titles at Your Library

Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Contact Agent: Nicole Resciniti of the Seymour Agency at

External Links

Cole Gibsen on WorldCat


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