Gabrielle Zevin

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Gabrielle Zevin
Gabrielle zevin 2013.jpg
Gabrielle Zevin at the 2013 Texas Book Festival.
Born Gabrielle Zevin
(1977-10-24) 24 October 1977 (age 37)
Occupation Author
Nationality American
Notable works Elsewhere, Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac
Website
www.gabriellezevin.com

Gabrielle Zevin (born 24 October 1977, New York City) is an American author and screenwriter. She graduated from Harvard in 2000 with a degree in English & American Literature and lives in Silver Lake, Los Angeles.[1]

Zevin's first writing job was as a teen music critic for her local newspaper. Her first novel Elsewhere was published in 2005. It was nominated for a 2006 Quill award, won the Borders Original Voices Award, and was a selection of the Barnes & Noble Book Club. It also made the Carnegie long list. The book has been translated into over twenty languages.

In 2007 Zevin was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay for Conversations with Other Women which starred Helena Bonham Carter and Aaron Eckhart and was also directed by Hans Canosa.

In 2014, her eighth novel, The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry, debuted on the New York Times Best Seller List.

Bibliography[edit]

Adults[edit]

Young Adults[edit]

Standalones[edit]

  • Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac (novel) (2007)
  • Elsewhere (2005)

Anya Balanchine Series[edit]

  • In the Age of Love and Chocolate (2013)
  • Because It Is My Blood (2012)
  • All These Things I've Done (2011)

Note[edit]

Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac has been made into a Japanese live-action movie

External links[edit]

Interviews[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gabrielle Zevin's Official Website". Retrieved 39 March 2014.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)