Olivia Cole is an author, blogger, and poet from Louisville, KY. Her work has been published by the likes of Huffington Post, xoJane,The Daily Dot, and others. Her first novel, Panther in the Hive, was published in 2014 and received starred reviews from both Publishers Weekly and Kirkus. She has been featured on panels for organizations such as BLACK GIRLS ROCK! and Writing in the Margins, and was a featured author at the Chi-Fi 2015 conference in Chicago.