Emilee Prado grew up in the Denver metro area. She has also lived in Boulder, Colorado; Tucson, Arizona; Lopburi, Thailand and Santa Cruz do Sul, Brazil.
She has worked as a housemaid, an ice cream jockey, a shipping and receiving clerk, a custodian, a librarian, a psychology research lab assistant, a landscaper, a car wash attendant, a digital archivist, a home renovator and house painter, a caterer, a literacy coach, a freelance editor, an English teacher—and most recently—a case investigator for Covid-19. This dedication to myriad experiences has fueled and funded her writing and compelled eclectic subject matter in her fiction.
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