Jacquelyn Stolos is a writer living and teaching in Los Angeles. She holds an MFA in fiction from New York University where she was a Writers in the Public Schools Fellow. Jacquelyn has won fellowships to attend the New York State Summer Writers Institute and the Community of Writers. Her short fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Bodega Magazine, No Tokens, Joyland and more. She is the co-founder of LA's Something Something Reading Series. Edendale, her first novel, was named a literary finalist in the 2020 Forward INDIES Book of the Year Awards. Asterwood, her debut children's novel, is forthcoming from Delacorte Press.