Emma Straub

Lives In

Brooklyn, New York


  • University of Wisconsin-Madison


  • Relationships


Emma is the New York Times bestselling author of novels such as The Vacationers, Modern Lovers, All Adults Here, and Laura Lamont's Life in Pictures. She has also written Other People We Married, a collection of short stories, and owns the bookstore Books Are Magic, in Brooklyn.

Her work has been featured in Vogue, Elle, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal


Emma has a master's degree in fiction from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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