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Emily X.R. Pan

Emily X.R. Pan is the New York Times bestselling author of "The Astonishing Color of After," which received the APALA Honor Award, the Walter Honor Award, and was nominated for the Carnegie Medal. NBC News called the novel "moving and poetic" and the Wall Street Journal named it as one of the top twelve books of the season. Emily currently lives in Brooklyn, New York, but was originally born in the Midwestern United States to immigrant parents from Taiwan. She has been awarded residencies at Djerassi (2017) and Caldera (2019), and is co-creator of "Foreshadow: A Serial YA Anthology."