Ms. Amy Reed

North Carolina, United States

Member Since: 08/08/2016

Amy Reed is the author of seven edgy, contemporary YA novels, including Beautiful and Clean. Her forthcoming book, The Nowhere Girls, is about a group of girls who start a movement to avenge the rape of a classmate and fight the misogynist culture at their school. After over a decade in the San Francisco Bay Area, she now lives in the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina.


Twitter Username: @amyreedfiction


  • Beautiful , Simon Pulse/Simon & Schuster (October 6, 2009)
  • Clean , Simon Pulse/Simon & Schuster (July 19, 2011)
  • Crazy , Simon Pulse/Simon & Schuster (June 12, 2012)
  • Over You , Simon Pulse/Simon & Schuster (June 4, 2013)
  • Damaged , Simon Pulse/Simon & Schuster (October 14, 2014)
  • Invincible , Katherine Tegen/HarperCollins (April 28, 2015)
  • Unforgivable , Katherine Tegen/HarperCollins (May 3, 2016)


  • YALSA Quick Pick (Beautiful)(2011)
  • YALSA Quick Pick (Clean)(2012)
  • Junior Library Guild Selection (Clean)(2012)
  • Northern California Book Award Nominee (Clean)(2012)
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults nominee (Clean)(2012)
  • Bank Street College Best Book of the Year (Crazy))(2013)
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults nominee (Over You)(2014)


  • Master of Fine Arts in Writing and Consciousness from New College of California

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Children's literature