Jennifer Brody is the award-winning author of The Continuum Trilogy and the forthcoming original graphic novels Spectre Deep 6 (Feb. 2020) and 200 (Fall 2020). Her graphic novels sold in a 6-book deal and will be built into trilogies, illustrated by Jules Rivera. Her debut novel The 13th Continuum won the Gold Medal from the Independent Publisher‘s Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards and is being packaged for TV. Return of the Continuums and The United Continuums complete her trilogy. Translation rights sold in multiple territories, most notably Russia and China. She is also a graduate of Harvard University and a creative writing instructor at the Writing Pad. She lives and writes in LA, where she’s hard at work on her next book
After studying film at Harvard University, her career began in Hollywood. Highlights include working for Platinum Dunes, where she helped launch the newly-founded genre film company, and New Line Cinema, most notably on The Lord of the Rings, The Golden Compass, and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. She also produced the feature film Make It Happen starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Tessa Thompson for The Weinstein Company.
She is represented by Deborah Schneider (Gelfman Schneider/ICM) for books, Josie Friedman (ICM) and David Server (Archetype) for TV/Film, and Curtis Brown for UK and foreign rights.
Professional Groups & Workshops/Residencies:
- Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America
- Sirenland Writers Workshop (Meg Wolitzer workshop)
- Tin House Summer Writers Workshop (Victor Lavalle workshop in 2015 & Kelly Link workshop in 2017)
- Big Sur Children’s Writing Workshop
- Wellstone Center
- Lemon Tree House
- Banff Centre for the Arts Winter Residency
- Studios at Key West
- Vermont Studio Center
- Kindling Words West