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…

Aubrey Poole
Aubrey Poole

Aubrey Poole is an editor at Hachette’s JIMMY Patterson Books imprint, acquiring middle grade and young adult projects. She is >>

Barbara Kerley
Barbara Kerley

Barbara Kerley is the award-winning author of numerous nonfiction picture books, including The Extraordinary Mark Twain (According to Susy), a Publishers >>

Bethany Hegedus
Bethany Hegedus

Bethany Hegedus’ books include the award-winning Grandfather Gandhi and the newly released Be the Change: A Grandfather Gandhi Story, both >>

Bobbie Combs
Bobbie Combs

Bobbie has spent over 30 years exploring every corner of the children’s book publishing industry. Her career has taken her >>

Bridget O'Brien
Bridget O’Brien

Bridget O’Brien is an Associate Editor at ABDO. She works with new and experienced authors on original middle grade chapter >>

Carmen Oliver
Carmen Oliver

Carmen Oliver is the author of the picture book Bears Make the Best Reading Buddies of which Kirkus said, “Children >>

Carol Baldwin
Carol Baldwin

Carol Baldwin’s most recent book is Teaching the Story: Fiction Writing in Grades 4-8 (Maupin House, 2008). She is working >>

Carol Hinz
Carol Hinz

Carol Hinz is Editorial Director of Millbrook Press, a division of Lerner Publishing Group. She oversees a range of picture books and >>

Carole Boston Weatherford
Carole Boston Weatherford

Carole Boston Weatherford is an award-winning author of children’s books, including Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library (SCBWI Golden >>

Carolyn Yoder
Carolyn P. Yoder

Carolyn is currently senior editor of Calkins Creek Books, the U.S. history imprint of Boyds Mills Press and a freelance >>

Catherine Frank
Catherine Frank

Catherine Frank is the owner of Catherine Frank Editorial Services, an editorial consultancy specializing in children’s literature and publishing. A >>

Christine Heppermann

Christine Heppermann is the author of Poisoned Apples: Poems for You, My Pretty, which was selected as a 2014 Best >>