Burn
  • To be released in February 2014
  • In development with Fox 2000
  • “You will be swept away.”
    — Justin Cronin
Fuse
  • Book II of the Pure trilogy
  • Published in February 2013
  • In development with Fox 2000
  • “You will be swept away.”
    — Justin Cronin

More Projects

More Projects
  • THE FUTURE FOR CURIOUS PEOPLE to be published by Algonquin Books.
  • A philosophical romantic comedy with a fabulist twist.
  • Also sold in Spain, Germany, France, Italy, and in the UK.

 

Speaker

Speaker

Baggott speaks at universities, conferences, panels, as keynote. Her talks on efficient creativity  reach across disciplines, fields, and business models.

Foreign Editions

Foreign Editions

Baggott, Asher, and Bode have over 100 foreign editions of their works

Blog

Blog

Julianna maintains a blog – a mix of argument, rant, open letters, love letters, buzzing of books, and Q and A’s with other authors.

Samples

Samples

Here you will find links to various essays, poems, and excerpts published by Baggott over the years.

47%

47%

Humanizing a statistic one voice at a time.

The Amazing Compendium of Edward Magorium

This novel is the prequel to the film Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium, starring Dustin Hoffman, Natalie Portman, and Jason Bateman.

The Slippery Map

“…inventive and a whole lot of fun…”
— Kirkus Reviews

The Anybodies Trilogy
  • People Magazine Summer Reading Pick
  • Washington Post Book of the Week
  • Girls Life Top Ten
  • Booksense Selection
  • “Potter-style magic meets Snicket-y irreverence …”
    People Magazine
The Pretend Wife
  • “Surprising, poignant moments pave the way for a … satisfyingly happy ending.”
    — Booklist
The Provence Cure for the Brokenhearted
  • “Unabashedly romantic…”
    — Kirkus
  • “…an unforgettable cast of characters.”
    — J. Courtney Sullivan
My Husband’s Sweethearts
  • “… a laugh-and-cry novel … equal portions of heartache and hope.”
    — Associated Press
  • “… a parade of memorable women keep pages turning…”
    — Publishers Weekly
Bio

Julianna Baggott has published nearly twenty books, including award-winners and bestsellers, under her own name as well as pen names Bridget Asher and N.E. Bode.

Bridget Asher Books

Bridget Asher Books

Bridget Asher is the author of three novels published by Random House with dozens of overseas editions.

Academe

Academe

Having taught at Florida State University’s Creative Writing Program for eight years, Baggott now teaches in FSU’s College of Motion Picture Arts.

Film Projects

Film Projects

Check in here for various film news updates for Baggott’s work.

Essays

Essays

Baggott’s essays have appeared in The New York Times, Washington Post, Boston Globe, and read on NPR’s Talk of the Nation, All Things Considered.

NE Bode Books

Under pen N.E. Bode, Baggott has written five novels for readers aged 8-13, most notably The Anybodies Trilogy.

Buy

Buy

Click here for various purchase links to books of Baggott, Asher and Bode.

The Bloomed Life of Harriet Wolf

The Bloomed Life of Harriet Wolf

The Bloomed Life of Harriet Wolf has been purchased by Little, Brown and Company. No publication date has been set for this novel.

Which Brings Me to You
  • A Best Book of 2006
    — Kirkus
  • “… terrifically engaging.”
    — Entertainment Weekly
  • “… sure to be the most insightful and intelligently written novel you’ve read in quite some time.”
    — Bookpage
The Madam
  • “Beautifully rendered…”
    — Elizabeth Strout, winner of the Pulitzer Prize
  • “…haunting…”
    —  The Washington Post Book World
The Miss America Family
  • “… Baggott enjoys living on the knife edge between hilarity and heartbreak and that makes her a writer after my own heart.”
    — Richard Russo
Girl Talk
  • National Bestseller
  • “… a wise look at mother-daughter legacies.”
    — Library Journal

Julianna Baggott Novels

Julianna Baggott Novels

Julianna Baggott has published six adult literary novels under her own name, including National Bestseller Girl Talk and Which Brings Me to You, co-written with Steve Almond, a Kirkus Best Book of the Year.

Best American Poetry

Baggott’s poems have appeared in three editions of Best American Poetry: 2001, 2011, and 2012.

This Country of Mothers

This Country of Mothers announces a poet of substantial powers.” – Rodney Jones

Lizzie Borden in Love
  • “…a dangerous and elegant collection from one of America’s finest young poets.”
    – Beth Ann Fennelly
Compulsions of Silkworms and Bees
  • “…buoyant tour-de-force on the subject of poetry…”
    —Susan Ludvigson

Poetry

Poetry

Baggott has published three collections of poetry with work appearing in Best American Poetry, Poetry, American Poetry Review, read on NPR’s Talk of the Nation.

Novels for Ages 8-13

Novels for Ages 8-13

Under her own name and as N.E. Bode, Baggott has published seven novels for younger readers, including award-winners.

Prince of Fenway Park
  • “Richly imagined … young sports fans will revel in Baggott’s underworld ….”
    Kirkus Reviews

 

The Ever Breath
  • “Fantasy aficionados will gobble up this fast-paced tale … a stepping-stone between Spiderwick and Harry Potter.”
    Kirkus Reviews
The Pure Trilogy
  • A New York Times Notable Book of the Year
  • ALA Alex Award Winner
  • In development with Fox 2000
  • “You will be swept away.”
    — Justin Cronin

Thrillers

Thrillers

The Pure Trilogy launched Baggott’s work into a blur of genres including thrillers, world-building, sci-fi fantasy, dystopian, and poetic post-apocalyptic.

Julianna Baggott

Julianna Baggott

Welcome to Julianna Baggott’s Brain — author of nearly twenty books, including bestsellers and award winners, published under Baggott and pen names Bridget Asher and N.E. Bode.