Julia Tannenbaum published her debut novel Changing Ways when she was eighteen years old and her second novel Breaking Free one year later. She has since been featured in newspapers and magazines, interviewed on television and radio stations, and actively works with mental health organizations to spread awareness and eliminate stigma. She often incorporates elements of her personal struggles with mental illness into her fictional writing.
Tannenbaum is currently pursuing an online Creative Writing and English Bachelor's Degree through Southern New Hampshire University. She lives in West Hartford, Connecticut with her family and four cats.