Ellen Stellar

Ellen Stellar (international pen name of Elena Zvezdnaya) was born in 1981 in Moscow. She has a Masters degree in History and PHD in Psychiatry. She is married and has two daughters. Since her debut in 2009 she has published around 30 books, mainly series the most popular of which are Academy of Malediction and Mortal Games. On the International RosCon-Festival 2017 she won the main award – “Fantast of the Year” (among previously winners were Perumov, Oldie, Glukhovsky, Lukyanenko). She also won the LiveLib Book Award three times in a row (2014, 2015, 2016) which is given according to reader’s opinion. Ellen Stellar is the most popular and successful fantasy & new adult author in Russia.