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Kathleen Merz

Special Guest
Kathleen Merz is the Acquisitions & Managing Editor at Eerdmans Books for Young Readers. She has worked on a number of award-winning titles, including books that have won the Caldecott Honor, the Batchelder Award for translation, the Sibert Medal, and other honors. She studied English and linguistics, and especially enjoys working on translated books and nonfiction picture books. Kathleen lives in Michigan, and when she’s not at work editing she’s usually outdoors biking or kayaking.