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    Blair Thornburgh

    Blair Thornburgh, Adjunct Faculty in graduate Publishing at Rosemont College. She is an attractive white woman with red glasses, tan skin, and very short brown hair. She is about thirty years old.

    Blair Thornburgh writes books for and about smart teenagers. Her first book, Stuff Every College Student Should Know, came out from Quirk Books in 2014 and makes a great gift. Her first novel, Who’s That Girl, will be published by HarperCollins in 2017. Her latest book is Skulls!

    Blair is the Developmental Editor at Dovetail Fiction, and formerly a Senior Editor at Quirk Books. At Quirk Books, she edited breakout YA hits like Geekerella.  She received her MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Hamline University in 2017. She lives in Philadelphia. 


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    Educational Background

    • MFA, Writing for Children or Young Adults
      • Hamline University
    • AB, Medieval Studies
      • University of Chicago

    Selected Publications

    • Thornburgh, Blair/ Campbell Scott (ILT). Skulls! Simon & Schuster, 2019.
    • Thornburgh, Blair. Whos That Girl. HarperTeen, 2017.
    • Thornburgh, Blair. Stuff Every College Student Should Know. Random House USA, 2014.