Saratoga Schaefer (they/she) is a queer Milwaukee-based author who was born and raised in Brooklyn. Named after the historic racetrack in upstate New York, Saratoga has been writing for as long as she can remember. Her favorite authors include Neil Gaiman, Philip Pullman, Tana French, and Toni Morrison. Saratoga is repped by Ann Leslie Tuttle of Dystel, Goderich & Bourret literary agency in New York.
Besides being an avid reader and writer, Saratoga also loves animals, traveling, and eating large amounts of cheese. Saratoga is sober and frequently blogs about their recovery journey, mental health, and personal struggles. Saratoga is also a rock climber and spends a large amount of their time trying not to fall off walls.