Kira Peikoff is a graduate of New York University with a degree in journalism. She also holds a Master of Science degree in Bioethics from Columbia University.
Peikoff splits her time between her two passions--fiction writing and journalism. She is the author of three traditionally published thrillers: LIVING PROOF (Tor, 2012); NO TIME TO DIE (Kensington, 2014); and DIE AGAIN TOMORROW (Kensington, Sept. 2015). Each of her novels delivers a mixture of cutting-edge science, deeply human characters, and explosive high-stakes controversies.
As a freelance journalist specializing in health and science features, she has contributed multiple articles to The New York Times' Science section, Popular Mechanics, Nautilus, and other mainstream media outlets. She also writes a monthly mystery diagnosis column for Cosmopolitan.com
Peikoff is a proud member of The American Society of Journalists and Authors, International Thriller Writers, and Mystery Writers of America. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and dog.