Suzy Zail

Suzy Zail left the law to write The Tattooed Flower (2006), an account of how her father survived the Holocaust. Inspired by his war-time experience, Suzy wrote The Wrong Boy (2012), a CBCA shortlisted novel and USBBY Outstanding International Book. Continuing to chase stories about which she cares deeply, she wrote Alexander Altmann A10567 (2014), a CBCA Notable Book. Suzy’s latest YA novel, I Am Change (2019), is the story of a young Ugandan girl’s struggle to stay in school.


Suzy will also be appearing in the Gandel Philanthropy Schools Program