Emily Bestler Senior Vice President and Editor-in-Chief Atria

About the Editor

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Emily attended Barnard College, graduating Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor’s degree in English, and received her MA in English from Columbia University. After attending New York University’s Publishing Program, she began her career at Macmillan Books and then moved to Random House where she became a Senior Editor. Emily was named Editorial Director of Pocket Books and became Executive Editorial Director at Atria/Pocket Books. In 2011, she founded Emily Bestler Books, where she is a Senior Vice President and Editor-in-Chief.

Areas of Interest: Commercial Fiction, Memoir, General Nonfiction

Authors Include: Vince Flynn, Brad Thor, Diane Setterfield, Jack Carr, John Connolly, Sarah Vaughan, Terry Hayes, Sister Souljah, Georgia Clark, Elizabeth Macneal


Featured Titles

Black Ice
Enemy at the Gates
The Devil’s Hand
Life After Death
The Nameless Ones
Last Updated: February 28, 2024