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Emily Schultz


Photo: Brian J Davis

Emily Schultz is the co-founder of Joyland Magazine. Her most recent novel, Little Threats, was published by GP Putnam's Sons and was named an Apple Books Best of November 2020 pick. Her novel, The Blondes, released in the U.S. with St. Martin’s Press and Picador, in France with Editions Asphalte, and in Canada with Doubleday. It was named a Best Book of 2015 by NPR and Kirkus. The Blondes was produced as a scripted podcast starring Madeline Zima (Twin Peaks). It was created by Schultz and Brian J Davis. Her writing has appeared in Elle, Slate, Evergreen Review, Vice, Today's Parent, Hazlitt, The Hopkins Review, and Prairie Schooner. She lives in Brooklyn where she is a producer with the indie media company Heroic Collective

Her forthcoming novels are Sleeping With Friends and Brooklyn Kills Me, both from Thomas & Mercer. 

Direct contact:


Agent: Chris Bucci at Aevitas Creative

Film and digital projects: Heroic Collective 

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