Allison Wajert Venini (née Wajert) is a contemporary fiction author who was born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania and raised in West Chester, Pennsylvania, and Avalon, New Jersey. She has appeared in television, film, and theatre. A lifelong bibliophile, she has creatively written in a variety of forms, including poetry, short stories, and novellas. Authenticity is her first novel, as well as her first book with Full Quiver. She currently resides in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, with her husband and son.