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I'm a mom, magazine contributor and full-time children's author for kids from 6-9. With almost eight books in my portfolio, I have lots of fun with four-legged friends in The Adventures of the Poodle Posse and Once upon a Poodle, and with a stubborn city girl in The Upside-Down Gardener. With a few Mom’s Choice Awards for excellence in Juvenile…View Programs
I am a former tow truck driver who towed for almost 25 yrs. I became ill and had to sell off the businesses. I use to have the nick name Captain Recovery back in the day so I took the name and thought up a theme for a children's book series where little 5 yr old Darren and his sister play in the sand box and Darren with his imagination pretends to…View Programs
Amanda Davis is a teacher, artist, writer, and innovator who uses her words and pictures to light up the world with kindness. Amanda is the author of 30,000 STITCHES: THE INSPIRING STORY OF THE NATIONAL 9/11 FLAG and has poetry and illustrations featured in The Writers’ Loft Anthology, FRIENDS AND ANEMONES: OCEAN POEMS FOR CHILDREN. When she’s not…View Programs
Lynne Marie Pisano
Lynne Marie is a multi-published children's book author, with several picture books published and pending. She's the owner and administrator of RateYourStory.org and ThePictureBookMechanic.com. She speaks at conferences, in classrooms and on zoom, with programs geared for children, authors, scout troop and writers.View Programs
Lorraine Hawley lives in Gilbert, Arizona, and writes stories about tweens, teens, and fantastical worlds. She is the middle-grade author of CURIOUS WORLD OF DANDY-LION. The story about a remarkable sensitive girl who struggles to make friends in an impossible fifth-grade world filled with fantastical creatures only she can see. Set to release Nov…View Programs
Christine Mapondera Talley is the author of Makanaka’s World, a picture book series designed to teach young children about our world cultures, geography, and language in a fun and engaging way. Christine was born in Chinhoyi, Zimbabwe, and now resides in Chicago with her husband and two children.View Programs
Cate has educational degrees in food science and postdoctoral training in dietary prevention of disease. She left a laboratory research career to take care of her two children and focus on science communication, hence this new book. Kate has several educational degrees including a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and postdoctoral…View Programs
Alli Brydon is a children's book author, writing fiction and nonfiction for kids aged 3 - 12. Her published books include LOBSTAH GAHDEN (Sourcebooks, 2021), LOVE AROUND THE WORLD (Lonely Planet Kids, 2020), and MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF THE WORLD (Lonely Planet Kids, 2019) and she has children's books forthcoming with National Geographic Kids,…View Programs
Ana Siqueira is a Spanish-language elementary teacher, an award-winning Brazilian children’s author, and a published author in the Foreign Language educational market - EL PATO QUIERE UVAS. Her forthcoming picture books include BELLA’S RECIPE FOR DISASTER/SUCCESS (Beaming Books, 2021) and IF YOUR BABYSITTER IS A BRUJA/ CUANDO TU NIÑERA ES UNA BRUJA…View Programs
Adrian Dingle is the author of some of the best-known and the largest-selling children's books about chemistry ever written. His titles include The Periodic Table: Elements With Style!, How To Make A Universe With 92 Ingredients, and REA’s AP Chemistry and SAT Chemistry Crash Course books. He wrote DK's Eyewtiness Periodic Table book, and also…View Programs
Jerzy Drozd co-authored the graphic novel SCIENCE COMICS: ROCKETS with his wife Anne. He is one of the artists of THE WARREN COMMISSION REPORT. He leads cartooning workshops for children and teens in libraries and schools, as well as for teachers who want to bring comics to the classroom. He also podcasts about comics and how to make them. Drozd…View Programs
Ryan Estrada is an Eisner-nominated, bestselling, award-winning author, artist, and adventurer who travels the world making comics. He started submitting comics to newspapers at age six, and has since written for Star Trek, Popeye, Garfield and Flash Gordon. His graphic novel Banned Book Club was named one of the best books of 2020 by NPR!View Programs
Hello! I'm Carol Saller, author of the middle-grade World War II novel Eddie’s War and other children's books. I've also worked as a children’s book editor at Front Street/Cricket Books and have been a longtime contributing editor to The Chicago Manual of Style. In Chicago I live near Lake Michigan, where I like to walk and bike and bake and sing…View Programs