About Me

photo credit: JP Martin

Ray Stoeve is a writer.

They received a 2016-2017 Made at Hugo House Fellowship for their young adult fiction and were selected to attend the inaugural Tin House YA Workshop in 2019 and the 2020 Tin House Summer Workshop for adult fiction. They created the YA/MG Trans and Nonbinary Voices Masterlist, a database that tracks all books in those age categories written by trans authors about trans characters.

They contributed to Take The Mic: Fictional Stories of Everyday Resistance (Arthur A. Levine/Scholastic Books). Their first young adult novel, Between Perfect and Real, was published by Amulet Books on April 27, 2021. A second standalone novel is forthcoming.

When they’re not writing, they can be found gardening, making art in other mediums, or hiking their beloved Pacific Northwest.

They are represented by Lauren Abramo at Dystel, Goderich & Bourret.