Brian Young

Middle & Young Adult AuthorFilmmaker

Kelly Yang

Middle Grade/Young Adult Author

Lakita Wilson

Children’s/Middle Grade/Young Adult Author

Raquel Vasquez Gilliland

Poet & YA Novelist

Thrity Umrigar

Novelist & Children’s Author

Michael Tougias

Children’s & YA Author

Janet Tashjian

Children’s/Middle Grade/Young Adult Author

Natalia Sylvester

Young Adult & Adult Novelist

Jasmine Stirling

Middle Grade/Young Adult Author

Courtney Stevens

Young Adult Novelist

Ed Steckley

Picture Book & Graphic Novel Illustrator

Vesper Stamper

Young Adult Novelist & Illustrator

Yin Soentpiet

Children’s Author

Chris Soentpiet

Children’s Author & Illustrator

Brandon Snider

Middle Grade & Young Adult Novelist

Sherri L. Smith

Middle Grade & Young Adult Author

Amber Smith

Young Adult and Middle Grade Author

Dashka Slater

Award Winning JournalistChildren’s, Middle & YA Author

Gilly Segal

YA Novelist

Maria Scrivan

Middle Grade Graphic Novelist

Dana Schwartz

Bestselling Young Adult Novelist

Sarah Sax

Middle Grade Author/Illustrator

Laura Ruby

Young Adult Novelist

Sean Qualls

Picture Book Illustrator

Jason Platt

Children’s/Middle Grade Author & Illustrator

Shelley Pearsall

Middle Grade/Young Adult Author

Zachariah O’Hora

Children’s Author & Illustrator

Kate O’Hearn

Middle Grade/Young Adult Author

Rex Ogle

Middle Grade & Young Adult Novelist

Laura Obuobi

Children’s Author

Brad Montague

Bestselling Children’s Author & Illustrator

Daniel Miyares

Award Winning Children’s Author & Illustrator

Mary Alice Monroe

Novelist & Children’s Author

Kate McGovern

Middle Grade/Young Adult Author

Amber McBride

Poet & Young Adult Novelist

Karina Manta

Young Adult Memoirist

Scott Magoon

Children’s Author & Illustrator

Carrie Mac

Award Winning Young Adult Novelist

Stacey Lee

Bestselling Young Adult Novelist

Caron Levis

Picture Book Author

Darren Lebeuf

Award Winning Author

Rajani LaRocca

Award Winning Children’s Author

Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Bestselling Author/Illustrator

A. S. King

Middle Grade & Young Adult Novelist

Adib Khorram

Young Adult Novelist

Lynne Kelly

Middle Grade Novelist

Susan B. Katz

Picture Book & Middle Grade Author

Amanda Joy

Young Adult Fantasy Novelist

Lisa Jahn-Clough

Picture Book and Young Adult Novelist

Sue Inches

Environmental Advocate

Abby Hanlon

Children’s Author & Illustrator

Laurie Halse Anderson

Young Adult Novelist & Memoirist

I. W. Gregorio

Young Adult Novelist

Monique Gray Smith

Indigenous Kid-Lit Novelist

Reyna Grande

Bestselling Memoirist & Novelist

Mandy Gonzalez

Bestselling Middle Grade Novelist

Sarah Glidden

Cartoonist & Illustrator

Malaka Gharib

Award Winning YA Graphic Novelist

Stephanie Garber

Bestselling Young Adult Novelist

Jack Gantos

Middle Grade/Young Adult Author

Jennifer Fosberry

Bestselling Picture Book Author

Andrew Forsthoefel

Listening Advocate

Shea Ernshaw

Adult & YA Novelist

Sherri Duskey Rinker

Bestselling Picture Book Author

Lucky Diaz

Picture Book Author

JC Cervantes

Bestselling Kid LIt Novelist

Pablo Cartaya

Middle Grade Novelist

Rocky Callen

Young Adult Novelist

Jimmy Cajoleas

Middle Grade Novelist

Marina Budhos

Young Adult Novelist

Angeline Boulley

Bestselling Young Adult Novelist

Lauren Blackwood

Bestselling Young Adult Novelist

Ethan Berlin

Children’s Author

Christina Baker Kline

Bestselling & Award Winning Novelist

Katherine Arden

Bestselling Novelist & Middle Grade Author

Selina Alko

Award Winning Kid Lit Author/Illustrator

Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé

Bestselling Young Adult Novelist