Zoe Fishman


Inheriting Edith

Zoe Fishman is the bestselling author of Inheriting Edith, Driving Lessons, Saving Ruth, and Balancing Acts . Her books have been translated into Hebrew, German, Italian, Dutch, and Polish and are also available in Audio and Large Print editions. She’s the recipient of myriad awards, including an IndieNext Pick, Target’s Breakout and Emerging Author Picks, a NY Post Pick, a Mom’s Choice Award, and a Barnes & Noble Hot Read. Interviews and profiles of her have been featured on NBC’s “Atlanta & Co.” and FGTV, as well as in Publisher’s Weekly, Mobile Bay Magazine, The Atlanta Jewish Times, and The Huffington Post. Her writing has been published in The Atlanta Journal Constitution, Time Out, and on FoxNews.com, among others. She has spoken about her books and writing process at book fairs around the country. Zoe worked in the New York publishing industry for thirteen years in the editorial department of Random House, the rights department of Simon & Schuster and later, as an agent for two boutique literary firms before moving to Atlanta in August of 2011 with her family. She teaches creative writing to adults at Emory Continuing Education and The Decatur Writers Studio, at which she is also the Executive Director. In the Spring of 2017 she was the Visiting Writer at SCAD Atlanta. Currently, she is working on her next novel, which is tentatively scheduled for a 2019 publication.