Eliot Schrefer
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Eliot Schrefer

Eliot Schrefer, FDU MFA Writing for Young Adults and Children Faculty

Eliot Schrefer, FDU MFA Writing for Young Adults and Children Faculty

Eliot Schrefer is a New York Times-bestselling author, and has twice been a finalist for the National Book Award. In naming him an Editor’s Choice, the New York Times has called his work “dazzling… big-hearted.” He is also the author of two novels for adults and four other novels for children and young adults. His book have been named to the NPR “best of the year” list, the ALA best fiction list for young adults, and the Chicago Public Library’s “Best of the Best.” His work has also been selected to the Amelia Bloomer List, recognizing best feminist books for young readers, and he has been a finalist for the Walden Award and won the Green Earth Book Award and Sigurd Olson Nature Writing Award. He lives in New York City, and is the children’s book reviewer for USAToday.

His works have been translated into many languages including German, Russian, Polish, Taiwanese, Bulgarian, and Japanese. You can find him on Twitter @EliotSchrefer, and online at www.EliotSchrefer.com.


Books & Publications

  • Endangered
  • The School For Dangerous Girls
  • The Deadly Sister
  • Glamorous Disasters
  • The New Kid
  • Threatened
  • Spirit Animals: Book 6