“Emily Schultz is my new hero.” —Stephen King
Emily Schultz is the co-founder of the literary journal Joyland and the host of the podcast Truth & Fiction. Her novel, Heaven Is Small, released from House of Anansi Press in May 2009 in Canada, and in the U.S. in October 2010. Heaven Is Small was named a finalist for the 2010 Trillium Book Award alongside books by Margaret Atwood and Alice Munro. Schultz’s newest novel, The Blondes, was released from Doubleday Canada in August 2012 and became a national bestseller. It is forthcoming in the U.S. for spring 2015 from St. Martin’s/Thomas Dunne.
Her writing has appeared in the Globe and Mail, Elle, Today’s Parent, the Walrus, the Black Warrior Review, Prism, Geist, Descant, New Quarterly, CellStories, the Fanzine, At Length, and forthcoming in Prairie Schooner. She has worked as an editor and as a creative writing instructor.
She lives in Brooklyn with her husband Brian Joseph Davis. Together, they write scripts.
High res author pic here.
Click here to reach Schultz’s agent: Shaun Bradley at the Transatlantic Literary Agency