Emily Bain Murphy grew up in Indiana, Hong Kong, and Tokyo, and has also called California, Connecticut, and Massachusetts home.
Her debut YA fantasy, THE DISAPPEARANCES, is available from HMH Books for Young Readers and Pushkin Press. Murphy’s second novel, another young adult historical mystery called SPLINTERS OF SCARLET, will be published by HMH in 2020.
Murphy loves books, Japanese karaoke, exploring new cities, and anything with Nutella. She currently lives in the St. Louis area with her family.
Murphy is represented by Peter Knapp at Park Literary & Media.