Connie Hsu

Special Guest
Connie Hsu is an executive editor at Roaring Brook Press at Macmillan Publishing and a member of the Brooklyn Book Festival Children’s Planning Committee. Books on her list include the graphic memoirs Real Friends and Best Friends by Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham, and Spinning by Tillie Walden. Her nonfiction titles include Born to Fly: The First Women’s Air Race Across America and Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian Football Team.  She grew up in Huntsville, Alabama, and graduated from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.