Karen Bischer

Jersey City, NJ

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I write YA and middle grade fiction (and love to read both!), and since 2013, I've had 15 short stories published in Girls' World and Animal Tales Magazines.

Favorite Books

Lonesome Dove, The Namesake, Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man, Circle of Friends, The Book Thief, The Ramona Quimby series, Just As Long As We're Together, Sloppy Firsts, The Princess Diaries series

Karen Bischer's Manuscripts

Karen Bischer's Library

Most Recent Blog Posts

Friday, March 27th, 2020

And the winning cover for THE SECRET RECIPE FOR MOVING ON is...

I'm so pleased to announce that the Whisk Cover is the top vote-getter for The Secret Recipe for Moving On!It's funny, I actually expected it would win, even before it pulled ahead in the voting, because so many of my friends and family were like, "Ooh, I love the purple whisk!" and then so many Swoon Readers commented in similar … Read More


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Friday, December 6th, 2019

And the title for Karen Bischer's first book is...

It's really hard not getting attached to stuff in the books you write—"kill your darlings" is a thing for a reason—but in the end, you usually DO understand that these cuts and changes are going to make your book better. That said, when you're told you have to kill one of the biggest darlings of all, your beloved, longtime title? … Read More


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