Profile

Corey Ann Haydu is the author of Eventown, Rules for Stealing Stars, OCD Love Story, and four other young adult and middle grade novels.

In 2013, Corey was chosen as a Publisher’s Weekly Flying Start and her books have been Indie Next Selections, Junior Library Guild Selections, Amazon Best Book of the Month Selections, BCCB Blue Ribbon Selections, and Bank Street Children’s Book Committee’s Best Children’s Books Selections. Corey was previously a writing instructor for Arizona State University, Mediabistro, and Writopia Lab. She has been working in children’s publishing since 2009.

Education

MFA - Creative Writing | The New School

BFA - Theater | NYU Tisch School of the Arts

An Na

Faculty, MFA in WCYA; Writing Novels for Young People Retreat

Laura Shovan

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Anica Mrose Rissi

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Erica Perl

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Matt Phelan

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Melanie Crowder

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Evan Griffith

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Liz Garton Scanlon

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Mary Quattlebaum

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Sheela Chari

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Linda Urban

Faculty Chair, MFA in WCYA

Corey Ann Haydu

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

A.R. Capetta

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Martine Leavitt

Faculty, MFA in WCYA; Alumnx Mini-Residency

Alex Sanchez

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Sara Ryan

Faculty, MFA in WCYA