Faculty

Rebecca Short

Rebecca Short

Rebecca is an assistant editor at Delacorte Press, Random House Children’s Books. She edits middle-grade and young-adult novels. She particularly enjoys middle-grade adventure stories with a classic feel, both middle-grade and YA mysteries, and literary YA. Rebecca has edited a range of books, from Sydney Taylor Honor Award winner Black Radishes, to the contemporary YA novels of Stewart Lewis, to the upcoming Revenge of a Not-So-Pretty Girl, about an African American teen living in 1980s Brooklyn.