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Amy Hansen Harding grew up lost in her own imagination (and found in the exact middle of her eight siblings). She somehow managed to find her way to many full bookshelves, eventually earning a B.A. in English. After studying a lot of Shakespeare... read more
Kellye writes books that celebrate smart and funny girls who discover the power of their voices. Raised in Ames, Iowa, a university town she was a pasty bookworm who saw the sun only when her mom ordered her outside... read more
Dionna was born in Chicago, but grew up in the Windy City’s south suburbs where her imagination placed her onto her bike and into the woods on all-day-make-believe adventures. She dreamed of becoming a teacher... read more
Marta was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and has lived in Miami, Florida since the age of seven, with a few years in Japan and Brazil in between. Her expertise in literacy along with her love for children and profound interest in nature has... read more
Title: Law & Authors: A Legal Handbook for Writers
Author: Jacqui Lipton
Release date: August 4, 2020
Publisher: University of California
Agent Jacqui Lipton's upcoming release about navigating the legal landscape of contemporary publishing is available to order! Use code 17M6662 at checkout for 30% off.
Title: Homer's Excellent Adventure
Author: P. J. Hoover
Reviewed on: 4/10/2020
School Library Journal writes:
"VERDICT Recommend to fans of Percy Jackson, epic stories, and mythology looking for new fodder with a twist."
Release: Fall 2021
Author: Art Coulson
This middle grade novel follows a Cherokee teen who travels to the hills of North Carolina with his family of storytellers and encounters a mysterious creature, unscrupulous treasure hunters, and a boulder with ancient writing that only he can read, which could be the key to the greatest mystery of all.
Other news from the Flock
4/30/2020: Illustrator Carlin Bear (working on client Art Coulson's upcoming Reluctant Storyteller chapterbook) talks isolation, inspiration, and creativity.
Excerpt: "For us artists, I have a saying and it is 'The game is good to those who put the work in and always give back, one way or another this life will always take care and provide for you. Trust the process, be thankful, positive, and always stay humble.'" -Carlin Bear
Agent and author Jacqui Lipton discusses her upcoming release Law & Authors: A Legal Handbook for Writers. She’ll answer questions about the book and the publication process as well as talking about some of the nuts and bolts of the law related to the publishing industry for writers of all stripes: from freelance journalists to self-published authors to those publishing with traditional presses
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