Bio

Dana Mele is the author of YA novel People Like Us.

Dana Mele

Dana Mele writes all manner of fiction. She is a bookseller as well as a writer, and her short stories were nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2015 and 2016.

Dana’s debut novel PEOPLE LIKE US was published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons in 2018 and she is currently working on her second, also to be released by Putnam.

Dana has a B.A. in Theatre Studies from Wellesley College, a M.Ed. from Lesley University, and a law degree from Syracuse University. She lives in the Catskills with her family. In her free time, Dana enjoys sandwiches, snow, and board games.

Representation

Literary: Elana Roth Parker @ Laura Dail Literary Agency

Film + TV: Dana Spector @ CAA