Ellen Oh

Ellen Oh is co-founder and President of We Need Diverse Books (WNDB) a grassroots organization that advocates essential changes in the publishing industry to produce and promote literature that reflects and honors the lives of all young people. A former attorney and college instructor, Ellen is also the author of the YA fantasy trilogy, The Prophecy Series, by HarperTeen, and the middle grade book The Spirit Hunters, to be released in 2017. She was named one of Publishers Weekly’s Notable People of 2014.

Ellen Oh

Author and President of We Need Diverse Books campaign

Areas of Expertise: Children’s Fiction, Social Activism through Literature

Location: Bethesda, MD

Contact Info:

Email: ello.echo@gmail.com

Heard on NPR Morning Edition: A Year Later, #WeNeedDiverseBooks Has Left Its Mark On BookCon

Added June 2015