Jodi McAlister

Jodi McAlister is the author of Here For The Right Reasons and Can I Steal You For A Second?, two linked rom-coms set on a reality dating show, as well as several romance novels for young adults, including Libby Lawrence is Good at Pretending and the Valentine trilogy. In her other life, as Dr Jodi McAlister, she is a prolific romance scholar, and has published numerous academic books and journal articles on the subject. She is the vice president of the International Association for the Study of Popular Romance, and the co-chair for Romance in the Popular Culture Association.