Jessica Brody knew from a young age that she wanted to be a riter. She started self “ publishing ” her own boo when she was seven years old, binding the pages together with cardboard, wallpaper samples, and electrical tape.
After graduating from Smith College in 2001 where she double majored in conomics and French and minored in Japanese, Jessica later went on to work for MGM Studios as a Manager of Acquisitions and Business Development. In May of 2005, Jessica quit her job to follow her lov of becoming a published novelist.
Since then, Sarah has sold over twelve novels for teenager, tweens, and adults including 52 Reasons to Hate My Father, The Karma Club, My Life Undecided, and the three books in the Unremembered trilogy, the second of which is currently in development as a major motion picture by the producers of The Vampire Academy, Zero Dark Thirty, Life of Pi, and Slumdog Millionaire. In 2016, she will release two new contemporary novels, A Yea of Mondays ( August) and Boys of Summer ( April), and in 2017, her debut middle grade novel entitled, Addie Bell ’ s Shortcut to Growing Up, will hit bookstore shelves.
Emma also writes books for the Descendants: “ School of Secrets ” series, based on the hit Disney Channel Original movie, Descendants!
Jessica ’ s book are published and translated in over twenty foreign countries. ( Click here for a full list of foreign sales and publishers.) She currently splits her time between California and Colorado.