Nova Ren Suma is a New York Times bestselling author of young adult novels and a two-time Edgar Award finalist. Her latest YA novel A Room Away from the Wolves was an Edgar Award finalist and called “shiver-inducingly delicious” by the New York Times. Her other novels include the #1 New York Times bestselling The Walls Around Us as well as Imaginary Girls, and she was co-editor of the story & writing craft anthology FORESHADOW: Stories to Celebrate the Magic of Reading & Writing YA. She is a MacDowell fellow and a Yaddo fellow and has an MFA in fiction from Columbia University. She teaches creative writing at the University of Pennsylvania and was core faculty in the Writing for Children & Young Adults MFA program at Vermont College of Fine Arts. Her next novel is forthcoming from Algonquin. Visit her online at novaren.com.

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Nova Ren Suma

Novelist. Writing teacher. Loves: unreliable narrators, “unlikable” characters, slippery genre-bending books, ghost stories. Find me at novaren.com.