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Amy Herrick


Amy Herrick is the author of two critically acclaimed novels for adults, At the Sign of the Naked Waiter  and The Happiness Code. She is also the author of Kimbo’s Marble, a fairytale read-aloud. Her most recent novel, The Time Fetch, is a modern day fantasy for middle graders and beyond. It is set in Brooklyn, NY, during the winter solstice when the doors between this world and the one on the other side open.The Tiltersmith, is its sequel coming out 2022.


Amy lives with her family in Brooklyn, near Prospect Park, a perfect place for a writer and her dog. They walk there every day looking for ordinary, wonderful, stinky and magical things.