Ophelia Julien

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General Information

Name: Ophelia Julien

Pen Name: None

Born: 1956 in Elmhurst, Illinois

Website: www.opheliajulien.com

Email: ojulien@sbcglobal.net

Illinois Connection

Julien was born in Elmhurst, Illinois and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts & Sciences from the University of Illinois – Chicago. She now resides in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Ophelia Julien writes about ghosts, the paranormal and the unexplained for Young Adults. She has written for both Examiner Publications and The Daily Herald in the suburbs of Chicago, and has had several free-lance articles published in local DuPage County periodicals.

Published Works

A Bridgeton Park Cemetery Book Series

  • Haunted: Book 1, CreateSpace, 2012
  • Dead Voices: Book 2, CreateSpace, 2014
  • Drawing Vengeance: Book 3, CreateSpace, 2015
  • These Living Eyes: Book 4, CreateSpace, 2017
  • Touching Shadow, Stealing Light: Book 5, CreateSpace, 2017

Stand Alone Books:

  • Dead of Summer, University Editions, 1991
  • Saving Jake, New Leaf Books, 2002

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Julien's presentations have ranged from open discussions of ghost stories and how they are structured, through the creation of a story from opening line through publishing, with hands-on writing and sharing included. The subject matter of her visits depends on the age of the audience, size of the group, and preferences of her host. Ophelia lives in the western suburbs of Chicago, but is willing to travel for author visits. More information can be found at her web site - http://www.opheliajulien.com.

External Links

Ophelia Julien on WorldCat


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