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…

Christy Ottaviano
Christy Ottaviano

Christy Ottaviano is publisher of her own imprint, Christy Ottaviano Books, which is part of the Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group. >>

Clara Gillow Clark
Clara Gillow Clark

Clara Gillow Clark is a critically acclaimed author of six novels of historical fiction for middle grade readers. In addition >>

Cori McCarthy
Cori McCarthy

Cori McCarthy is the author of four young adult novels: The Color of Rain, Breaking Sky, You Were Here, and the forthcoming Now A >>

Crystal Allen
Crystal Allen

Crystal Allen is the author of several middle grade novels: How Lamar’s Bad Prank Won a Bubba-Sized Trophy (Balzer and >>

Darcy Pattison

Published in nine languages, children’s book author and writing teacher Darcy Pattison has been published with Harcourt, Philomel/Penguin, Harpercollins, Arbordale, >>

David Richardson
David Richardson

Besides working as a book buyer and accounts manager for The Blue Marble Children’s Bookstore, Dave Richardson is a former >>

Debbie Ridpath Ohi
Debbie Ridpath Ohi

Once upon a time, Debbie Ridpath Ohi was a computer programmer/analyst but hurled herself off the corporate cliff to embrace >>

Deborah Heiligman
Deborah Heiligman

Deborah Heiligman is the author of 31 books for children and teens. Her most recent book, VINCENT AND THEO: THE >>

Deborah Kovacs
Deborah Kovacs

Deborah Kovacs is editorial director of Walden Pond Press, a joint imprint of HarperCollins and Walden Media, specializing in middle-grade >>

Denise Fleming
Denise Fleming

Denise Fleming is the author/illustrator of many award-winning picture books. Fleming’s books are created in her signature style of pulp >>

Dhonielle Clayton
Dhonielle Clayton

Dhonielle Clayton is a former teacher and middle school librarian, the co-author of the Tiny Pretty Things series and The >>

Dian Curtis Regan
Dian Curtis Regan

Dian Curtis Regan is the author of 60 books for young readers, ranging from picture books to YA novels. Her >>