Faculty

Anna-Marie McLemoreMeet Anna-Marie McLemoreAuthor

Anna-Marie McLemore (she/her) was born in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains and taught by her family to hear >>

Mike CuratoMeet Mike CuratoAuthor/Illustrator

Mike Curato is the author and illustrator of everyone’s favorite polka-dotted elephant, Little Elliot. His debut title, Little Elliot, Big >>

Kelly Starling LyonsMeet Kelly Starling LyonsAuthor

Kelly Starling Lyons is a children’s book author whose mission is to transform moments, memories and history into stories of >>

Jessica EcheverriaMeet Jessica EcheverriaEditor

Jessica Echeverria is an editor at Lee & Low Books, an independent children’s book publisher focusing on diversity. Over the >>

Edith Campbell
Edith Campbell

Edith Campbell is an assistant Education Librarian in the Cunningham Memorial Library at Indiana State University. Edith currently serves as >>

Eileen Robinson
Eileen Robinson

Editor/Publisher Eileen Robinson loves the power of stories and helping authors revise.  She feels once the draft is done, the >>

Elayne Becker
Elayne Becker

Elayne Becker is an Associate Editor for Forge Books, Tor Teen, and Starscape. She works closely with books across multiple >>

Elise Broach
Elise Broach

Elise Broach is the author of more than twenty books for young readers, ranging from board books to young adult >>

Elizabeth Eulberg
Elizabeth Eulberg

Elizabeth Eulberg is not a detective (or so she claims). She is, however, the author of The Great Shelby Holmes >>

Elizabeth Partridge
Elizabeth Partridge

Elizabeth Partridge’s writing for young adults often focuses on politics, social justice, photography, and art. Her book, This Land was >>

Elizabeth Rose Stanton
Elizabeth Rose Stanton

Elizabeth Rose Stanton is an author/illustrator whose debut book, Henny (Simon & Schuster) was named a 2014 best picture book >>

Elizabeth Van Doren
Elizabeth Van Doren

Elizabeth Van Doren has been an editor and publisher of children’s books, a writer, and a teacher for her entire >>

Emily Jenkins
Emily Jenkins

Emily Jenkins writes YA, middle grade and books for the very young.  Her nineteen picture books include A Greyhound, A Groundhog, >>

Emma Dryden
Emma D. Dryden

Emma D. Dryden founded drydenbks LLC (www.drydenbks.com), a premiere children’s editorial & publishing consultancy firm, after 25 years experience as >>

Emma Otheguy
Emma Otheguy

Emma Otheguy is the author of the bilingual picture book Martí’s Song for Freedom (Lee & Low, 2017) about Cuban >>

Floyd Cooper
Floyd Cooper

Floyd Cooper is the Coretta Scott King award-winning illustrator of more than 60 books for children. Floyd started his career >>