Alice Alexiou

Alice Sparberg Alexiou


Treasures of New York: The Flatiron Building is a new PBS documentary based on Alice Sparberg Alexiou’s book The Flatiron: The New York Landmark and the Incomparable City that Arose with It.

Kathy Charles

Kathy Charles


Author of John Belushi Is Dead. (Soon to be a major motion picture?)

Crissa-Jean Chappell


Merit Press will publish her fourth YA novel Snowbirds in Winter 2017

Crissa-Jean Chappell

Michael Delaney


Winner of Florida Sunshine State Children’s Choice Award; Booklist Editors’ Choice

Michael Delaney

Erik Esckilsen


Author of The Last Mall Rat and Outside the Groove.

“Realistic dialogue and a keen sense of what matters to teens …”
Booklist

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Joel Fishbane

Joel Fishbane


Debut novel Thunder of Giants published in 2015.

J. Duddy Gill


Author of The Secret of Ferrell Savage. 4.4 Goodreads rating.

J. Duddy Gill
John Maxwell Hamilton

John Maxwell Hamilton


Awarded the Harvard Goldsmith Prize (trade category) and the Book of the Year Award from the American Journalism Historians Association.

April Henry

April Henry


Best-selling novelist of adult and YA fiction.

“Henry has become a leading light in YA mystery.”
Booklist

Jeffry W. Johnston


Edgar Award finalist and author of the upcoming The Truth.

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Marlane Kennedy

Marybeth Kelsey


Author of Tracking Daddy Down and A Recipe for Murder.

“… writes with wit and verve.”
School Library Journal

Marlane Kennedy


Author of many titles, including Me and the Pumpkin Queen, a BookPage Notable Book, Book Sense Pick; and on five state master lists.

Marlane Kennedy
Katrina Leno

Katrina Leno


Starred Publishers Weekly review for her debut novel The Half Life of Molly Pierce, and starred Booklist review for The Lost & Found.

Jason Little

Jason Little


Xeric Award–winning cartoonist and creator of Bee Comix.

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Robin MacCready


Edgar Award winner for Buried.

Albert Marrin

Albert Marrin


National Endowment for the Humanities medalist, National Book Award finalist for Flesh & Blood So Cheap.

Sarah Miller


YALSA Best Book for Young Adults for Miss Spitfire and The Lost Crown.

Sarah Miller
Jennifer Anne Moses

Jennifer Anne Moses


Artist, journalist, novelist.

“The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants meets The Devil Wears Prada.“
Kirkus, for Tales from My Closet

Paul Mosier

Paul Mosier


Debut novel Train I Ride coming in 2017.

Jane Nickerson

Jane Nickerson


Kids’ Indie Next List, 2014 Bank Street Best Book of the Year for Strands of Bronze and Gold.

Julie Anne Peters


Lambda Award winner for Between Mom and Jo, National Book Award finalist for Luna.

Julie Ann Peters
Dean Pitchford

Dean Pitchford


Two Grammy nominations for Best Spoken Word Album for Children for The Big One-Oh and Captain Nobody.

Ami Polonski


Groundbreaking debut novel Gracefully Grayson.

Ami Polonski
Bonnie Shimko

Bonnie Shimko


Lambda Award winner for Letters in the Attic, YALSA Best Books for Young Adults for The Private Thoughts of Amelia E. Rye.

Seymour Simon

Seymour Simon


“The dean of children’s science writers.”
New York Times

Sue Staffaucher

Sue Stauffacher


New York Public Library’s list of 100 Best Books for Reading and Sharing for Donuthead, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Children’s Literature for Nothing but Trouble.

Leonard Todd

Leonard Todd


South Carolina Center for the Book Award for Writing for Carolina Clay.

Michael Williams

Michael Williams


Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal and Kirkus starred reviews for YA novel Now Is the Time for Running.