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Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference Fellow 2019 Kelly deVos

Kelly deVos

Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference Fellow 2019

About Kelly deVos

Kelly deVos is from Gilbert, Arizona, where she lives with her high school sweetheart husband, amazing teen daughter and superhero dog, Cocoa. She holds a BA in Creative Writing from Arizona State University. When not reading or writing, deVos can typically be found with a mocha in hand, bingeing the latest TV shows and adding to her ever-growing sticker collection.

deVos is represented by Kathleen Rushall of the Andrea Brown Literary Agency and her work on body positivity has been featured in the New York Times as well as on Vulture, Salon, Bustle and SheKnows. Her debut novel, Fat Girl on a Plane, named one of the “50 Best Summer Reads of All Time” by Reader’s Digest magazine, is available now from HarperCollins. Her second book, Day Zero, is coming in 2019 from Inkyard Press/HarperCollins.