Emilie Tschanz was born and raised in the small village of Zweisimmen in the Berenese Oberland part of the canton of Bern, Switzerland. After attending primary school in Zweisimmen, she moved on to high school in Gstaad, and will graduate with her Matura in 2022.
In addition to her keen interest in writing, Emilie is a high-level competitive sailor. She is a member of the Gstaad sailing club and in 2018 was selected for the Swiss Talent Pool of the Swiss Sailing Team. In addition to sailing, Emilie loves travelling, horseback riding and weightlifting.
As well as these activities, Emilie works a series of part-time jobs - as a cashier in a gas station, as a waitress in a restaurant and as a tutor.
Emilie Tschanz is a keen writer and Coral Eyeshadow is her first work of published fiction.