Annette Curtis Klause is an American author and librarian, specializing in young adult fiction. Annette is currently the head of children's services at the Aspen Hill Community Library in Montgomery County, Maryland. Born in Bristol, England, she now lives in Hyattsville, Maryland with her husband Mark and their cats. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature and a Master of Library Science degree from the University of Maryland, College Park.
She has published four novels for young adults: The Silver Kiss (1990, Delacorte),Alien Secrets (1993, Delacorte),Blood and Chocolate (1997, Delacorte),and Freaks: Alive on the Inside (2006, Margaret K. McElderry). From 1982 through 1994, she contributed book reviews to the School Library Journal.