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Meet Uma KrishnaswamiAuthor

Uma Krishnaswami is the author of more than twenty books for children, from picture books through novels for young readers. >>

Matt de la PeñaMeet Matt de la PeñaAuthor

Matt de la Peña is the New York Times bestselling, Newbery Medal winning author of six young adult novels (including >>

Meet Aubrey PooleEditor

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

Bethany HegedusMeet Bethany HegedusAuthor

Bethany Hegedus’ books include the award-winning Grandfather Gandhi and the newly released Be the Change: A Grandfather Gandhi Story, both >>

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 >>

AG Ford
AG Ford

AG Ford is a New York Times Bestselling Children’s book Illustrator and recipient of two NAACP Image Awards. He grew >>

Aimee Bissonette
Aimée M. Bissonette

Aimée M. Bissonette, JD, has worked as a lawyer, teacher, and writer since 1987. Through Little Buffalo Law & Consulting, >>

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). >>

Alma Fullerton

Alma Fullerton was born in Ottawa, Ontario, as one of seven children. Her dad was in the military so they >>

An Na
An Na

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

Andrea Tompa
Andrea Tompa

Andrea Tompa is a senior editor at Candlewick Press, where she has worked for the past thirteen years and where >>

Andrew Karre
Andrew Karre

Andrew is executive editor at Dutton Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Random House, focusing on YA and >>

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 >>