Corey Ann Haydu
is the author of YA novels, OCD LOVE STORY, LIFE BY COMMITTEE, MAKING PRETTY, and THE CAREFUL UNDRESSING OF LOVE, as well as the middle-grade novels RULES FOR STEALING STARS and THE SOMEDAY SUITCASE. A graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and The New School’s Writing for Children MFA program, Corey has been working in children’s publishing since 2009
In 2013, Corey was chosen as one of Publisher Weekly’s Flying Starts. Her books have been Junior Library Guild Selections, Indie Next Selections, and BCCB Blue Ribbon Selections.
Corey also teaches YA and Children’s Novel Writing for everyone from kids to graduate students. She has worked with Arizona State University, Rosemont College, Mediabistro and Writopia.
Up next for Corey is the middle-grade novel EVENTOWN, coming in Winter 2019 and the YA novel HER STILLNESS, coming out in 2020.
Corey lives in Brooklyn with her husband, her dog, Oscar, and a wide variety of cheese.