About

Bess Lovejoy is the author of Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses (Simon & Schuster), which appeared in four foreign editions and was named an Amazon best book of 2013. Her work has appeared in The New York TimesThe BelieverLapham’s QuarterlyThe Boston Globe, The Wall Street Journal, Time, The Public Domain Review, Atlas Obscura and elsewhere. She is a former editor at Mental Floss, SmithsonianMag.com, and Schott’s Almanac. She is also a founding member of The Order of the Good Death.

Feel free to get in touch: besslovejoy (at) gmail.com. On Twitter: @besslovejoy or @Death_A_Day.

Represented by Jill Grinberg at Jill Grinberg Literary: jill@jillgrinbergliterary.com. For publicity enquiries related to Rest in Pieces, please contact Leah Johanson: leah.johanson@simonandschuster.com.

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