Faculty

Carmen OliverMeet Carmen OliverAuthor

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

Chris TebbettsMeet Chris TebbettsAuthor

Chris Tebbetts is the author and co-author of many books for young readers. Titles include the #1 New York Times >>

Mitali PerkinsMeet Mitali PerkinsAuthor

Mitali Perkins has written many novels for young readers, including Rickshaw Girl (chosen by the New York Public Library as one of >>

Grace LinMeet Grace LinAuthor

Before Grace Lin was an award-winning and NY Times bestselling author/illustrator of picture books, early readers and middle grade novels, >>

Leda Schubert
Leda Schubert

Leda Schubert is the author of ten picture books, both fiction and non-fiction. Titles include Listen: How Pete Seegar Got >>

Lee Bennett Hopkins
Lee Bennett Hopkins

Lee is a distinguished poet, writer, and anthologist whose poetry collections include the highly acclaimed Hand in Hand: An American >>

Lesa Cline-Ransome
Lesa Cline-Ransome

Lesa Cline-Ransome’s  first book  was the biography  Satchel Paige, an ALA Notable Book and a Bank Street College “Best Children’s >>

Leslie Helakoski

Leslie Helakoski is the author and sometimes illustrator of 12 picture books. Her newest additions are Ready Or Not, Woolbur >>

Lila Quintero Weaver
Lila Quintero Weaver

Lila Quintero Weaver is the author of a children’s novel, My Year in the Middle (Candlewick Press, 2018). Previously, she >>

Linda Camacho
Linda Camacho

Linda Camacho joined Prospect Agency in 2015 after a decade in publishing. After graduating from Cornell University, Linda interned at >>

Linda Epstein
Linda Epstein

Linda Epstein is an agent at Emerald City Literary. She represents picture books, middle grade and young adult novels, and >>

Linda Sue Park
Linda Sue Park

Linda Sue Park has been writing stories for as long as she can remember. She was nine years old when >>

Lindsay Barrett George

Lindsay Barrett George was born in the West Indies and grew up in New Jersey. She received a BFA degree >>

Lindsey Lane
Lindsey Lane

Lindsey Lane is an award-winning author, playwright and journalist. She is the author of young adult novel Evidence of Things >>

Lisa Cinelli
Lisa Cinelli

Lisa Cinelli is an award-winning painter, childrenʼs book author/illustrator and a Teaching Artist. She is happiest exploring story ideas, experimenting >>

Marie O'Neill
Marie O’Neill

Marie O’Neill is Creative Director for editorial at Highlights for Children, where she leads the overall design sensibility for all children’s products published or licensed under the Highlights brand and its imprints.