Emma Mills (born March 20, 1989) is an American author of young adult romance novels.
Mills lives in St. Louis, Missouri. She attended graduate school in Indianapolis.
It took her two years to sell her first published novel, First & Then. She has stated that This Adventure Ends was partially inspired by The Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg.
First & Then and Lucky Caller received starred reviews from Kirkus Reviews. Lucky Caller and Foolish Hearts received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly.
Kirkus wrote in the review of Lucky Caller: "Mills [...] truly excels at creating vivid characters that will tear at readers’ heartstrings." Publishers Weekly wrote that Mills "delivers a well-crafted, bittersweet comedy of errors filled with realistically flawed characters and taut, witty dialogue."
Mills vlogs on YouTube channel, Elmify.
- Lucky Caller. Henry Holt, 2020.
- Famous in a Small Town. Henry Holt, 2019.
- Foolish Hearts. Henry Holt, 2017.
- This Adventure Ends. Henry Holt, 2016.
- First & Then. Henry Holt, 2015.