Petra Lord

Petra Lord is a biracial trans author. She has a BFA in TV Writing from New York University, which she uses to recommend Netflix shows to her parents and predict the endings of Marvel movies. She’s currently based in Los Angeles, where she feeds her addiction to Korean barbecue and sustains herself with videos of her cat. Queen of Faces is her debut novel, forthcoming from Holt Children’s in 2026.

Represented by: Peter Knapp, Stuti Telidevara