JENNA BLUM is the New York Times and internationally bestselling author of THOSE WHO SAVE US and THE STORMCHASERS; Jenna is also one of Oprah’s Top Thirty Women Writers. Jenna earned her B.A. in English at Kenyon College (1992) and her M.A. in Creative Writing from Boston University (1997), where she was the fiction editor for AGNI literary magazine and taught fiction and journalism for five years. Currently Jenna runs novel workshops at Boston’s Grub Street Writers, where she has taught fiction for over 15 years, and writes the Writer On The Road Column for the Grub Street Daily. Jenna travels nationally and internationally to speak about her novels and writing at universities, libraries, conferences, events and book clubs; she has spoken to over a thousand book clubs in person, via Skype and by phone. Jenna’s most recent works include the screenplay for THOSE WHO SAVE US (optioned in 2012 for feature film by Lyonshare Pictures) and her new novella “the lucky one,” which will be published by Penguin in July 2014 in the anthology GRAND CENTRAL. Please visit Jenna at www.jennablum.com and follow her on Facebook (Jenna Blum) and Twitter (@Jenna_Blum).
Discovering Those Who Save Us