Agent: John Silbersack
Born in Denver and raised in Colorado, Mexico, and Peru, Edward Myers attended Grinnell College and the University of Denver. He has worked in many literary and editorial roles, including roles such as in-house corporate writer, freelance corporate writer, freelance general nonfiction writer, project consultant (“book doctor”), line editor, copy editor, and proofreader.
His career as a writer has included the publication of five novels (Last Things, Fever, The Mountain Made of Light, Fire and Ice, and The Summit); fourteen children’s books (including Storyteller, Duck and Cover, Ice, Climb or Die, and The Adventures of Forri the Baker); and a well-received, much-reprinted book about bereavement, When Parents Die: A Guide for Adults.
He has also co-authored or ghostwritten sixteen book-length projects with or for clients.