E. Latimer

E. Latimer


E. Latimer lives on the West Coast of Canada. Her breakout success on the online writing platform, Wattpad.com, has resulted in a fanbase of nearly 100k followers, with over 20 million combined reads. She also vlogs weekly over on the YA Word Nerds Youtube channel and hosts chats on twitter. A former children’s bookseller, she is focusing on her writing, while still maintaining her Wattpad presence by hosting the Wattpad4 chats, which have featured guests like Lauren DeStefano, Leigh Bardugo, Beth Revis and Victoria Aveyard (among others).

The Strange and Deadly Portraits of Bryony Gray is her debut middle-grade novel, which was published by Penguin Random House in US and Canada in February 2018 in hardback and in paperback in April 2020; it was be followed by another stand-alone, middle-grade novel in August 2021, entitled Escape to Witch City.

Witches of Ash and Ruin is her first YA novel and it is published by Little Brown Books for Young Readers on March 3rd, 2020; the paperback edition followed in February 2021.

E. Latimer is currently writing two more stand-alone YA novels that will be published by Penguin Random House Canada.

E Latimer @ELatimerWrites

Win a signed copy of Witches and Ash and Ruin on time for Christmas!


Not on twitter much and may not reply to DMs/tweets. Feel free to reach out on Insta with questions/comments/recipes for really good bannana bread:

Wednesday Write-in! I'm doing another surprise word sprint over on the word nerd channel for the next hour! Come join me! #NaNoWriMo2022 #nanowrimo


If you're in Victoria this weekend come see me at the Indigo in Mayfair mall! I'll be doing a signing of Escape to Witch City from noon until three!
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Happy Monday #NaNoWriMo writers! I'm over sprinting on the Word Nerd channel, please join me! https://youtu.be/_4FUxVkgoFk

idle-lark: Fun lil TLT height hc’s The height difference between Harrow and Gideon. My heart… https://tmblr.co/Z5R1aqcv1DDQOa00

scoobhead: harrowhark nonagesimus is the character of all time. she’s 3'6 and made of soggy pipe cleaners and will hiss at anyone who gets too close to her and yet she is almost universally beloved. palamedes sextus is like this is my best... https://tmblr.co/Z5R1aqcv16wVaa00

📷 bkyngw: In the original draft of Gideon, Harrow doesn’t say ‘Oh, I have hurt your heart,’ she says ‘Oh, I have rustled your jimmies.’ She says that purely because that’s what my brain thrust into my hand and I liked the way it sounded.... https://tmblr.co/Z5R1aqcv15Nwua00

steviereads: I hate seeing negative reviews of GtN saying there wasn’t enough romance. I said “lesbian necromancers in space” not “lesbian necromancers FUCKING in space.” We deserve lesbian space necromancers. We can wait for the romance. https://tmblr.co/Z5R1aqcv14Hbaq00

archival-cryptid: Me on a literal teaspoon of Nyquil https://tmblr.co/Z5R1aqcv13B-8m00

lockedtombmemes: https://tmblr.co/Z5R1aqcv0-HZGi00

Chaos! A surprise #NaNoWriMo sprint in the wild! https://youtu.be/Wm8p5PIn_lg

Emmaline Black knows she is a witch. It's a secret she must keep to ensure her survival in a world where witchcraft has severe consequences. Read @ELatimerWrites' Escape to Witch City to find out if Emma keeps her secret or suffers the fate of the other witches.

In a world ruled by fear of witches, some secrets are deadly. Escape to Witch City by @ELatimerWrites is today's Featured #CanLit in-store! @TundraBooks 💕🇨🇦📚🧙‍♀
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Project Spoiler episode 8! @maisie_writes and I start drafting.
YES, we're writing a book in real time on youtube because that seemed like a good idea at the time and we're now in too deep to stop.

"In a world ruled by fear of witches, some secrets are deadly. A thrilling new fantasy adventure set in historical London for fans of V.E. Schwab's City of Ghosts..."

Enter to win a copy of @ELatimerWrites' "Escape to Witch City," offered by @TundraBooks

Happy book birthday to: @sharonloisbram's One Elephant Went Out to Play illustrated by @qinleng and If You Cry Like a Fountain by Noemi Vola. Escape to Witch City by @ELatimerWrites is now available in paperback. These books are now available in stores! https://bit.ly/3QzK19J

Also please note the "Jesus is my Wifi" cross stitch in the left hand corner. This is the kind of attention to detail Maisie brings to the table.