Molly Lazer holds a Bachelor's degree in Theatre and English from the University of Pennsylvania. From 2004 until 2008, she was an editor at Marvel Comics, where she worked on comic books such as Fantastic Four, Captain America, and New Avengers and was the editor of cult favorite comic book Spider-Girl.
She returned to the University of Pennsylvania to receive a M.S.Ed. in Reading, Writing, and Literacy in 2009, and began a career as a high school reading, writing, and drama teacher. She also serves as a pro critiquer for Comics Experience, helping aspiring comic book writers finesse scripts for publication.
In 2016, Molly received a MFA in Creative Writing from Rosemont College. Her short stories have been featured in numerous literary magazines. She lives outside Philadelphia with her husband and twin sons. Owl Eyes, her first novel, is forthcoming in Spring 2018 from Fire & Ice YA.