Zibby Owens

Zibby Owens is the author of Blank: A Novel, Bookends: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and Literature and children’s book Princess Charming, and the editor of two anthologies. A frequent contributor to Good Morning America and other outlets, she has been called “NYC’s Most Powerful Book-fluencer” (Vulture).
Zibby is the creator and host of the award-winning, daily podcast Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books, co-founder and CEO of publishing house Zibby Books, owner of Zibby’s Bookshop, an independent bookstore in Santa Monica, CA, and creator of “the Zibby-verse” (L.A. Times) community of book lovers for which she offers retreats, classes, special events, a book club, a writing group, and more under the Zibby Media umbrella.

A graduate of Yale University and Harvard Business School, Zibby currently lives in New York with her four children ages 9 to 16 and her husband Kyle Owens, co-president and founder of Morning Moon Productions.