Ellen Oh
Published June 9, 2015
Updated April 21, 2021

Ellen Oh is an author and the co-founder of the organization We Need Diverse Books. She writes fiction for middle-grade and young adult audiences, including the Prophecy fantasy series. Her newest book is 2021’s Finding Junie Kim, based on Oh’s mother’s experiences in the Korean War.

Expertise: Children and young adult fiction, diversity in publishing

Location: Potomac, Md.

Email: ellenoh.com/contact

Twitter: @ElloEllenOh

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


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