Tish Cohen is the author of TOWN HOUSE,a 2008 finalist for the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize Best First Book Award (Canada and Caribbean region), and in development as a feature film with Fox 2000. The film is being produced by Ridley Scott’s Scott Free and will be directed by John Carney, the award-winning, critically acclaimed director of Once. Production is set to begin in New England in 2008. Town House was released to massive media interest in Canada, has been published in Italy, and will be released in Germany in April 2009.
Cohen has also written the preteen novel THE INVISIBLE RULES OF ZOE LAMA, a bestseller in Canada, which was published in 2007. The sequel, THE ONE AND ONLY ZOE LAMA, will be published in summer 2008. The Zoe Lama series is in development as a live action TV series with 9Story Entertainment.
Cohen has contributed articles to some of Canada’s largest newspapers, including The Globe and Mail and The National Post. Having grown up in Los Angeles and Orange County in California, and Montreal, Cohen now calls Toronto home. INSIDE OUT GIRL is Cohen’s second novel for adults.