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Larry Dane BrimnerMeet Larry Dane BrimnerAuthor

Larry Dane Brimner is the author of more than 150 fiction and nonfiction books for children. He is best known >>

Jan FieldsMeet Jan FieldsAuthor

Jan Fields had her first brush with educational publishing when an editor happened upon her webpage and asked if she’d >>

Lori NicholsMeet Lori NicholsAuthor/Illustrator

Lori Nichols is the author and illustrator of the award-winning picture book, Maple. She grew up in Western Pennsylvania marveling >>

Nancy WerlinMeet Nancy WerlinAuthor

Nancy Werlin is the author of nine young-adult novels that range from contemporary realism to mystery to fantasy. Her books >>

A.M. Jenkins
A.M. Jenkins

A.M. (Amanda) Jenkins is the author of six YA novels, including the Printz Honor Book Repossessed and the Los Angeles >>

Adriana Dominguez
Adriana Domínguez

Adriana Domínguez has twenty years of experience in publishing. Prior to becoming an agent, she was Executive Editor at HarperCollins >>

Alison Green Myers
Alison Green Myers

Alison Green Myers wanted to join the circus. She wanted to train tigers. She wanted to jump through fire. She >>

Alison Weiss
Alison Weiss

Alison Weiss is an editor at Sky Pony Press (and for six-and-a-half years before that was an editor at Egmont). >>

An Na
An Na

An Na was born in South Korea and grew up in San Diego, California. She is the author of three >>

Angela Modany
Angela Modany

Angela Modany is an associate editor at National Geographic Kids Books. She started at National Geographic Kids as an editorial >>

Anne Ursu
Anne Ursu

Anne Ursu is the author of several books for young readers and is the 2013 recipient of the McKnight Fellowship >>

Ashley Hope Pérez
Ashley Hope Pérez

Ashley Hope Pérez is the author of three novels: Out of Darkness (2015), The Knife and the Butterfly (2012), and >>

Ashley Wolff
Ashley Wolff

Ashley Wolff has been a visual artist since she declared herself one at the age of five. She grew up >>

Aubrey Poole
Aubrey Poole

Aubrey Poole is an editor at Hachette’s JIMMY Patterson Books imprint, acquiring middle grade and young adult projects. She is >>

Carmen Oliver 2
Carmen Oliver

Carmen Oliver is the author of picture book Bears Make the Best Reading Buddies about which Kirkus said, “Children will >>

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Carol Hinz

Carol Hinz is Editorial Director of Millbrook Press, a division of Lerner Publishing Group, Inc. She oversees and edits a >>