Biography for Mango-Shaped Space : A Novel

Hachette Book Group
When Wendy Mass was growing up, she wanted to be an astronaut. But since she got carsick in her mom's station wagon, she decided to go against it. Several ideas later, she resolved to write books for teenagers. She has written several non-fiction books and short stories for magazines, and has also co-founded a teenage literary magazine, Writes of Passage. She graduated from Tufts University, earned an M.A. in English from California State University, Long Beach, and a Docotorate of Letters from Drew University. Ms. Mass lives in Chatham, New Jersey. This is her first novel.

Wendy Mass can be reached by email at, but don't ask if she sees letters or numbers in colors because she does not. Although she wishes she does.