Crissa-Jean Chappell's debut novel, Total Constant Order, was published by HarperTeen. It is a Florida Book Award medalist, a New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age, and a VOYA “Perfect Ten.”(starred review. Editor’s Choice Book).
Her third novel YA novel, More Than Good Enough was published in January 2014 by Flux Books.
She is a fulltime professor at Miami International University of Art and Design, where she has taught creative writing for over ten years.