A.K. Downing grew up in the hills of southwestern Pennsylvania and spent her summers exploring the ﬁelds, woods and orchards of her grandparents’ farm. She studied graphic design at Kent State University and currently works as a Creative Director.
Her young-adult, post-apocalyptic novel, Into the Air, was a category finalist in the 2017 National Indie Excellence Awards. The story follows teenager Mia Bryn and her father as they leave the safety of their underground compound and try to survive in a world no one has inhabited for more than a hundred years.
You can visit A.K. Downing online at AKDowning.com.