Elizabeth Lee is on the editorial team of Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, currently acquiring everything from picture books to young adult novels. She recently acquired Dear Librarian a picture book by Lydia Sigwarth, made famous by the critically-acclaimed radio show, This American Life. She is particularly dedicated to publishing marginalized stories by marginalized writers.
In addition to editing, Elizabeth is a writer under the pen name, E.L. Shen. Her debut middle-grade novel, The Comeback, is set to publish in Winter 2021 by Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group.
In her spare time, Elizabeth can be found singing opera, geeking out to Broadway musicals, and baking copiously.