Lizzie Skurnick

Writer / Author
There Should Be A Word For That

Lizzie Skurnick is a writer, critic, and editor. She’s author of That Should Be a Word: A Much-Needed Lexicon for the Modern Era, and Shelf Discovery: The Teen Classics We Never Stop reading, as well as the founding editor of Lizzie Skurnick Books, which reissues YA classics. A frequent contributor to The New York Times, NPR, Elle, Jezebel, and many other publications, she lives in Jersey City and teaches at NYU.

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