|Born||Jennifer Justine Wilson|
September 2, 1972
Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
(m. 2000; div. 2008)
Musk is the author of the contemporary fantasy novel BloodAngel, published in 2005 by the ROC imprint of Penguin Books. Her second book, Uninvited, was released in 2007 and is an unrelated work intended for young-adult readers. A sequel to BloodAngel, Lord of Bones, was released in 2008. Musk was one of the first people to use a site like Pinterest to plan out a novel.
In a 2007 interview, she identified Margaret Atwood, Joyce Carol Oates, Paul Theroux, George R.R. Martin, Guy Gavriel Kay, and Neil Gaiman as authors to whom she could relate her writings. She also described her books as cross-genre fiction.
Justine Wilson was born in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada and she spent most of her early life there. She attended Queen's University in Kingston and obtained a degree in English Literature. She then moved to Japan where she taught English as a Second Language (ESL) before finally settling in California.
Through IVF, she later gave birth to twin boys, Griffin and Xavier, in 2004; followed by triplets Damian, Saxon and Kai in 2006. On September 13, 2008, she announced that she and Musk were getting a divorce. She later wrote an article for Marie Claire titled "I Was a Starter Wife" detailing ways in which she thought the marriage was unhealthy, including that Elon Musk frequently belittled her, discouraged her from career pursuits, and pressured her to dye her hair blonde. As of 2010, she claimed to be a "model ex-wife", and said she was on good terms with Musk's second ex-wife, Talulah Riley.
|2005||BloodAngel||ROC, Penguin Books||ISBN 9780451460523|
|2007||Uninvited||Paw Prints||ISBN 9781435223806|
|2008||Lord of Bones||ROC, Penguin Books||ISBN 9780451462206||Sequel to BloodAngel|
|2009||The Mammoth Book of Vampire Romance 2||Running Press||ISBN 9780762437962||A collection of short stories, with one story by Musk: I need more you|
|2010||Kiss Me Deadly : 13 Tales of Paranormal Love||Running Press||ISBN 9780762439492||A collection of short stories, with one story by Musk: Lost|
|2016||The House that Made Me: Writers Reflect on the Places and People that Defined Them||Sparkpress||ISBN 9781940716312||A collection of short stories, with one story by Musk: Smalltown Canadian girl|
- One child is deceased.
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