Photo credit: Jessica Wood.

Photo credit: Jessica Wood.



Christine Day (Upper Skagit) grew up in Seattle, nestled between the sea, the mountains, and the pages of her favorite books. She holds a master’s degree from the University of Washington, where she created a thesis on Coast Salish weaving traditions. I Can Make This Promise (HarperCollins, 2019) is her first novel. Christine lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband.

Her work is represented by Suzie Townsend at New Leaf Literary & Media, Inc.

Quick Facts:

  • Pronouns: She/her

  • Tribal Citizenship: Upper Skagit

  • Birthday: February 3, 1993

  • Zodiac Sun: Aquarius

  • Zodiac Moon: Cancer

  • Zodiac Ascendant: Gemini

  • Favorite Word: Whimsical

  • Favorite Season: Summer

  • Favorite Book Quote: “History has failed us, but no matter.” —Pachinko, by Min Jin Lee

  • Favorite Ice Cream Flavors: Rainbow Sherbet (Baskin-Robbins), Half Baked (Ben & Jerry’s)

  • Favorite Color: Turquoise

  • Favorite HP Book: Prisoner of Azkaban

  • Top Three MCU Films: Thor: Ragnarok, Captain Marvel, Avengers: Infinity War

  • Top Three SW Films: Revenge of the Sith, A New Hope, Rogue One

For more about me, you can read through my blog, or follow me on social media! Find me @ByChristineDay on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.