Catherine Frank is the owner of Catherine Frank Editorial Services, an editorial consultancy specializing in children’s literature and publishing. A freelance editor for more than six years, she is a former executive editor of Viking Children’s Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House. Books acquired and edited by Catherine have received the Boston Globe Horn Book Award, the Golden Kite Award, the Charlotte Zolotow Award, the New York Times Best Illustrated Award, the Jane Addams Children’s Book Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. She is a member of the WNBA and the SCBWI. She lives in New Orleans, Louisiana, with her husband, two young sons, and a pug.