Nova Ren Suma

I write surreal, sometimes fantastical YA novels.

Imaginary Girls is the story of two sisters, their strong bond, and the dead body that threatens to break it. 17 & Gone is about a girl haunted by missing girls—all she knows is that they're all 17, like she is, and they're all gone without a trace. Both novels are out now from Dutton/Penguin.

Now writing a new novel, The Walls Around Us, coming 2015 from Algonquin YR, and blogging about writing and writing distractions at