I was born in Montreal, Canada. I studied English Lit at McGill and then moved to Toronto to work for Harlequin Enterprises, the romance publisher. 

Unfortunately, I never met Fabio.

But the job did inspire me to write my first novel, MILKRUN. (It's all about a girl who works for a romance publisher but can't find a decent boyfriend.)

Since then I've written a whole bunch of books.


Teen lit-- The Magic in Manhattan series: BRAS & BROOMSTICKS, FROGS & FRENCH KISSES, SPELLS & SLEEPING BAGS and PARTIES & POTIONS, GIMME A CALL, TEN THINGS WE DID (AND PROBABLY SHOULDN'T HAVE), HOW TO BE BAD (along with Lauren Myracle and E. Lockhart) and DON'T EVEN THINK ABOUT IT (out March 11th!).

Kid lit--The Whatever After series: FAIREST OF ALL, IF THE SHOE FITS, SINK OR SWIM, DREAM ON (out this fall) and BAD HAIR DAY (out this spring).

Non-Fiction: SEE JANE WRITE (co-written with Farrin Jacobs).

My books have been translated into twenty-nine languages and optioned by Hollywood.

I live in New York City with my husband and two (adorable) daughters.
  • Montreal, Quebec
  • JoinedJune 7, 2013

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SarahMlynowski SarahMlynowski Apr 10, 2015 09:29PM
Hi all! I'll be doing four virtual visits on April 22nd to talk about my Whatever After series. For more information go to: http://www.sarahm.com/free-virtual-visits
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