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

Varian Johnson

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

William Alexander

Faculty Chair, MFA in WCYA

Anna-Marie McLemore

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Martine Leavitt

Faculty, MFA in WCYA; Alumnx Mini-Residency

Sara Ryan

Faculty, MFA in WCYA

Loree Griffin Burns

Faculty, MFA in WCYA