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Julie Schumacher is the author of 11 books, including the national bestseller Dear Committee Members, winner of the Thurber Prize for American Humor. She has published five novels for younger readers, including The Book of One Hundred Truths, winner of a Minnesota Book Award; and a satirical coloring book about higher education called Doodling for Academics. She is a Regents Professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of Minnesota, where she has been recognized as a Scholar of the College.
Recent & Notable Works
The English Experience (Doubleday, 2023)
The Shakespeare Requirement (Doubleday, 2018)
Doodling for Academics: A Coloring and Activity Book (University of Chicago, 2017)
Dear Committee Members (Doubleday, 2014)
The Unbearable Book Club for Unsinkable Girls (Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 2012)
Black Box (Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 2008)
The Book of One Hundred Truths (Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 2006)
The Chain Letter (Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 2005)
Grass Angel (Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 2004)
An Explanation for Chaos (Soho Press, 1997)
The Body is Water (Soho Press, 1995)