Kat Cho

Events & Press

Future Events

October 18, 2020 4:00PM Eastern

Brick by Brick: World Building in YA

with Tracy Deonn, CB Lee, Shveta Thakrar

October 21, 2020 @ 7:00PM Eastern

YA Trivia (in full cosplay) at Buffalo Street Books

with Mara Fitzgerald, Janella Angeles, Katy Rose Pool, Amanda Foody


Stay tuned for more!

Past Events

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A Few of our Favorite Authors Talk Fantasy Worldbuilding and Writing Advice! (Tor.com)

Kat Cho On Writing Our Way Through Grief (88 Cups of Tea Podcast interview)

Kat Cho’s Vicious Spirits Was Inspired by Korean Mythology (We Need Diverse Books)

Vicious Spirits Cover Reveal (Penguin Teen)

Her Story: Ladies In Literature 2020 with Kat Cho (Pop Goes the Reader)

Exclusive preview: Kat Cho’s irresistible debut Wicked Fox brings K-Drama to YA (Entertainment Weekly)

5 Reasons you’re going to fall in LOVE with Wicked Fox (Penguin Teen)

Barnes & Noble Debut of the Week: Kat Cho and Wicked Fox

Move Over, Vampires — There’s A New Mythological Creature In YA Fiction & She Is Foxy (Refinery29)

For a wave of Korean American young adult novelists, Korean pop culture is a touchstone (NBCnews.com)

Love, Hate, and Everything Between: Wicked Fox by Kat Cho (Tor.com)

Review: Wicked Fox by Kat Cho (The Nerd Daily)

Listen Up: Kat Cho’s K-Pop Wicked Fox Playlist (Bookish.com)

Professional Book Nerds Episode #357 – Kat Cho, Author of Wicked Fox (Overdrive)

Kat Cho Recommends Korean Dramas for YA Readers (Tor.com)

Asian YA Fantasy Heroines Who Prove Strength Isn’t Just About Power (Bookish)

The YA Books Your Favorite YA Authors Can’t Stop Raving About (Refinery29)

24 Fantasy Authors On The Books That Made Them Fall In Love With The Genre (Bustle)

Ghostober Episode 3: Kat Cho & The Monthly Whale Fight (Write or Die Podcast)

“Stories that Built Me: Kat Cho” (Rec-It Rachel)

“Interview with Author Kat Cho” (The Unpublishables)

“88th Episode” (88 Cups of Tea Podcast) – I’m at the 1:37:40 point

“A #DVpit Success Story: Interview with Kat Cho and Beth Phelan” (DVPit)





























*International Bestseller! Straits Times (VICIOUS SPIRITS)


25+ Highly Anticipated August 2020 YA Book Releases (VICIOUS SPIRITS)

Aliens, Ghosts, and Vampires: New Young Adult SFF for August & September 2020 (VICIOUS SPIRITS)

The 10 most anticipated summer 2020 YA fantasy books  (VICIOUS SPIRITS)

A Fantasy Reader’s Guide to 2020 (VICIOUS SPIRITS)

Bank Street College of Education: The Best Children’s Books of the Year (2019) (WICKED FOX)


The 15 most anticipated YA fantasies of 2020 in Hypable (VICIOUS SPIRITS)

Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers (#QP2020) Nominees Round Up in YALSA/ALA (WICKED FOX)

2020 Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults in YALSA/ALA (WICKED FOX)

The 19 Best Young Adult Novels of 2019 in Paste Magazine (WICKED FOX)

The 15 biggest (and best) YA books of the summer in Entertainment Weekly (WICKED FOX)

Best Young Adult Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror of 2019 in Tor.com(WICKED FOX)

24 YA Books To Devour During Asian Pacific American Heritage Month on Buzzfeed (WICKED FOX)

The 65 Best YA Books of 2019 So Far on Seventeen Magazine (WICKED FOX)

Best Books of June 2019 on Refinery29 (WICKED FOX)

Best YA Books of Summer 2019 on Refinery29 (WICKED FOX)

Seven YA Sci-fi and Fantasy Novels That Are Worth Your Time in June on SyFy (WICKED FOX)

The 17 Most Anticipated YA Books to Read in June on Epic Reads (WICKED FOX)

Truth, Loss, and Identity in This Spring’s Upcoming Young Adult SFF on Tor.com (WICKED FOX)

50 Must-Read Books by Debut Authors on Book Riot (WICKED FOX)

Buzz Books Spring/Summer Preview on Publisher’s Weekly (WICKED FOX)

Barnes & Noble: 25 of Our Most Anticipated #OwnVoices YA Books of 2019 (WICKED FOX)

Barnes & Noble: 50 of Our Most Anticipated YA Fantasy Books of 2019 (WICKED FOX)

Top 5 Most Magical YA Books Getting Ready to Hit Shelves on Penguin Teen (WICKED FOX)