Stonecoast MFA in Creative Writing

Nancy Holder

Popular Fiction
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Office Location

Stonecoast MFA Office - 98 Bedford Street, Portland, ME 04102


Stonecoast MFA Office: 207-780-4423


Nancy Holder (Popular Fiction)  is the New York Timesbestselling co-author of the young adult dark fantasy series, Wicked, which has been picked up by DreamWorks. She writes young adult horror for Razorbill, and paranormal romance, adult horror, science fiction and fantasy, women's action, short mystery fiction, literary fiction and comic books. She has written novels, short stories, novellas, and episode guidebooks for "universes" that include Hellboy, Smallville, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Saving Grace, Kolchak: the Night Stalker, Zorro, The Spider, The Domino Lady, Nancy Drew, and Sherlock Holmes. She has edited two anthologies, one of which was nominated for a Bram Stoker Award. She has received four Bram Stoker Awards, and her work has appeared on bestseller lists that include USA Today, LOCUS, Borders, Mysterious Galaxy, Dark Delicacies, and others. In addition, she writes essays and articles for popular culture publishers such as BenBella Books (Finding Serenity and others) and I.B. Taurus (Cult TV.)  She is also a columnist for the Science Fiction Writers of America Bulletin.

Recent Publications

Selected Publications:

Daughter of the Blood (Silhouette, December 2006); Pretty Little Devils (Razorbill, 2006);

The Rose Bride (Simon and Schuster, 2007.)