Faculty

Eileen RobinsonMeet Eileen RobinsonEditor

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

Elizabeth EulbergMeet Elizabeth EulbergAuthor

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

Peter JacobiMeet Peter P. JacobiJournalist/Professor

Peter is professor emeritus of journalism at Indiana University and a consultant with magazines and corporations, helping CEOs, writers, and >>

James RansomeMeet James RansomeAuthor/Illustrator

James E. Ransome is the award-winning illustrator of over 60 picture books. Awards for his illustrations include…

Renée Watson
Renée Watson

Renée Watson is a New York Times Bestselling author, educator, and activist. Her young adult novel, Piecing Me Together (Bloomsbury, >>

Rich Wallace
Rich Wallace

Rich Wallace is the author of many award-winning books for boys, ranging from his debut YA novel, Wrestling Sturbridge, to his popular sports series, The Winning Season and Kickers. He spent many years as an editor at Highlights for Children magazine…

Rob Costello

Rob writes fiction for and about young people. He holds an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from >>

Rubin Pfeffer
Rubin Pfeffer

Rubin Pfeffer is a veteran of the children’s and adult trade industry. He has served as President and Publisher of >>

Ruth Behar
Ruth Behar

As a storyteller, traveler, memoirist, poet, teacher, and public speaker, Ruth Behar is acclaimed for the compassion she brings to >>

Sage Blackwood
Sage Blackwood

Sage Blackwood is the author of several middle grade fantasy novels, including the critically acclaimed Jinx trilogy, which received numerous >>

Salina Yoon
Salina Yoon

Salina Yoon is the award-winning and bestselling author and illustrator of over 160 books for children, with over 3.5 million >>

Samantha Gentry
Samantha Gentry

Samantha Gentry is an Assistant Editor at Crown Books for Young Readers, Random House Children’s Books, PRH. During her time >>

Sandra K Athans
Sandra K. Athans

Sandra K. Athans is a National Board Certified practicing literacy specialist with over fifteen years of experience teaching at the >>

Sandra Neil Wallace
Sandra Neil Wallace

Sandra Neil Wallace is an author and advocate for change. Known for her investigative journalism and original narrative style, her >>

Sarah Aronson

Since Sarah Aronson was dared to write, she has earned an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from >>

Sarah Perillo
Sarah Perillo

Sarah Perillo is the Foreign Rights Manager at Curtis Brown, Ltd. She handles translation rights for the agency’s adult and >>