Patricia Newman

Patricia Newman

Visit Author's Webpage Patricia Newman Sibert Honor author Patricia Newman finds inspiration in nature and science. She uses social and environmental injustice to empower her readers to seek connections to the real world and to use their imaginations to act on...
Mae Respico

Mae Respico

Visit Author's Webpage Mae Respico Mae Respicio writes middle grade novels full of heart, humor, and hope. Her book, THE HOUSE THAT LOU BUILT, won the Asian/Pacific American Libraries Association Honor Award and was an NPR Best Book, and her titles have been on...
Sylvia Liu

Sylvia Liu

Visit Author's Webpage Sylvia Liu Sylvia Liu grew up with books and daydreams in Caracas, Venezuela. Once an environmental attorney protecting the oceans, she now spins stories inspired by high-tech, cool science, and the intricacies of family and friendship....
Donna Barba Higuera

Donna Barba Higuera

Visit Author's Webpage Donna Barba Higuera Donna Barba Higuera’s Middle Grade and Picture books reinvent history, folklore, and or her own life experience into compelling storylines. She lives in Washington State with her husband, four kids, three dogs and a...
Bruce Hale

Bruce Hale

Visit Author's Webpage Bruce Hale Edgar-nominated author Bruce Hale is passionate about inspiring reluctant readers to open books (and actually read them). He has written or illustrated over 70 seriously funny books for children, ranging from picture books like...