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

Jennifer Ziegler

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Cynthia Leitich Smith

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Shelley Tanaka

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Kathi Appelt

Faculty Emerita, MFA in WCYA

Sheela Chari

Faculty, MFA in WCYA