Kim, born in Santa Cruz in the time of Gemini, is a fifth-generation decedent of the founders of the Wilder Ranch. She moved to Australia in 1981 and has lived there ever since.
She writes in many genres, Fantasy, Paranormal Romance, Science Fantasy and Urban Fantasy, under her birth name Kim Falconer. The pen name A. K. Wilder is for her Young Adult books, a name chosen to honor her roots and the collaborations with her son, hence the addition of the initial A.
Kim has a Masters degree in writing from Swinburne University in Melbourne and, being an astrologer like her father, runs GoodVibeAstrology.com. She lives near the sea with her son, grand-kids and divinely spotted cats.