Beth Reekles is the author of The Kissing Booth, now a Netflix film. She first published The Kissing Booth on Wattpad in 2010, at age fifteen, and it accumulated almost 20 million reads before it was published by in 2012 by Random House Children's Books. Two more novels, Rolling Dice and Out of Tune, followed. She has also published a short story with Accent Press called "Cwtch Me If You Can." She was named one of Time's 16 Most Influential Teenagers in late 2013, and has been shortlisted for several awards, including the 2014 Queen of Teen Award. Beth now works in IT while maintaining her career as an author and runs a blog where she talks about life as a twentysomething and offers writing advice.