K.L. Conger is a pen name for Author Liesel K. Hill. She writes across three genres: scifi/fantasy, historical fiction, and crime fiction. Her scifi and fantasy, including dystopian, are written under her full name. Her crime fiction is written under her initials, L.K. Hill. She keeps her historical fiction/romance under the pen name K.L. Conger.
She comes from a large, tight-knit family and resides in Northern Utah. She loved to read and write at a young age, and her earliest memories consist of her father sitting in the doorway of her room at night, relating stories of Frodo, Gandalf, and the One Ring of Power. Her mother also read to her every afternoon as a child, sometimes for several hours a day.
Today she is an award-winning author. All of her published works thus far have won manuscript awards in the prestigious League of Utah Writers annual fiction competition, and Persistence of Vision was the winner of the Silver Quill Award for Published Books in 2013.