Emily Ross is the author of the International Thriller Writers Thriller Awards finalist, HALF IN LOVE WITH DEATH.  She also received a 2014 Massachusetts Cultural Council finalist award in fiction for HALF IN LOVE WITH DEATH.  Her fiction and nonfiction have been published in Boston Magazine, Menda City Review, and Yarn (Young Adult Review Network).  She is an editor and contributor at Dead Darlings, a website dedicated to discussing the craft of novel writing. She attended Sarah Lawrence College and the University of Massachusetts Boston.

She lives in Quincy Massachusetts with her husband, Dave, and her elusive cat, Beau.