Emily Henry Happy Place, Funny Story, Books In Order, and Author

Emily Henry Wiki

Emily Henry is a highly acclaimed author renowned for her bestsellers “People We Meet on Vacation,” “Book Lovers,” “Happy Place,” and “Beach Read.” She also has a new book, Funny Story published in April 2024. Her books are about heroines and charming love interests. Additionally, Emily has also authored three fantasy young adult books.

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Emily Henry’s Quick Facts

Age:  34 years old (1990)
New Book:   Funny Story (2024)
Husband: Married
Profession: Author
Net Worth:  $3 Million


Emily was born to her father and mother in a state in the USA in 1990. She grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio with two older brothers and she fondly remembers their family trips. Her parents still reside in Cincinnati. Emily’s birthday remains unknown.

Emily Henry Husband

Emily is hitched to her husband and they reside in Cincinnati, Ohio along with their dog. She met her husband when she was young and out of high school. Emily’s husband is very kind and steady like Emily’s grandfather and father


Emily is an educated woman who graduated from a local school in the USA. She then went ahead and studied creative writing at Hope College, graduating in 2012. Additionally, Emily’s first job was a technical writing role for a phone, internet, and TV provider.

Happy Place

Happy Place is a book that Emily authored in April 2023 which follows a couple who work through the complexities of a relationship and breakup. They also discover along the way what finding your “happy place” really means. The book is a fiction and romance genre containing 400 pages.

Funny Story

Funny Story is Emily’s new book published on April 23, 2024. The book is a New York Times bestseller and its genre is Romance novels, Contemporary romance, Domestic Fiction, and Humorous Fiction. Funny Story is a book about a pair of opposites with the wrong thing in common Daphane and her fiance Peter.

Emily Henry Books In Order

Emily’s books are categorized into two categories Young adult and adult fiction. Her books in order include:

Young Adult Fiction

  • The Love That Split the World (2016).
  • A Million Junes (2017).
  • When the Sky Fell on Splendor (2019).
  • Hello Girls with Brittany Cavallaro (2019).

Adult Fiction

  • Beach Read (2020).
  • People We Meet on Vacation (2021).
  • Book Lovers (2022).
  • Happy Place (2023).
  • Funny Story (2024).

Beach Read

On May 2, 2020, Emily authored Beach Read, an adult fiction book released by Penguin Random House Audio. Beach Read is a book about January Andrews, a successful romance novel writer who is struggling after her father’s death who had an affair. January then runs into Augustus Everett, her former rival in college and now an acclaimed literary fiction author.

Book Lover

Book Lover is an adult fiction book authored by Emily in May 2022. The 416-page book is about a summer of two rivals who did not see it coming. The book is available on Amazon, Kindle at $9.99, Hardcover, and Paperback at $11.64.


Emily’s book Book Lover was adapted into a film with Sarah Heyward attached to write the script on March 28, 2023. She shared that as of March 2024, there is a fantastic first draft.

Emily Henry Author

Emily gained experience across various roles before establishing herself as a novelist. Her early career saw her engaged in diverse endeavors, such as dog walking, babysitting, and working at the YMCA, her college’s tutoring center, Taco Bell, and a carwash. Following her graduation from Hope College, she transitioned to a technical writing position.

In 2016, Emily made her debut as a novelist with the young adult book “The Love That Split the World.” Her success continued as she published her first adult novel, “Beach Read,” in 2020 and followed with “People We Meet on Vacation” in 2021, which was later adapted into a film in October 2022. Notably, her book “Happy Place,” released in 2023, has collectively sold over 2.4 million copies.

Books Into Movies

  • Beach Read.
  • People We Meet On Vacation.
  • Book Lovers.

Net Worth

Emily is an author who has earned a net worth of $3 Million.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Old Is Emily Henry?

Emily is 34 years old born in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, in 1990.

Where Is Emily Henry From?

Emily is a Cincinnati, Ohio native

What Order To Read Emily Henry Books?

Emily’s books are classified as Young Adult and Adult fiction books, thus one will read according to category and year of publication.

Who Is Emily Henry?

Emily is a 34-year-old New York bestselling author who has authored People We Meet on Vacation, Book Lovers, Happy Place, and Beach Read. She also has a new book, Funny Story published in April 2024.

Social Media Account

Instagram – emilyhenrywrites