Category: Disability & Mental Health

Rocky Callen
Rocky Callen, the daughter of an Ecuadorian immigrant, has long lived a life of service ever since she wa…
I. W. Gregorio
I. W. Gregorio (she/her) is a practicing surgeon by day, award-winning YA writer by night. Her debut nove…
Laurie Halse Anderson
Laurie Halse Anderson is a New York Times bestselling author whose writing spans young readers, teens, an…
Lynne Kelly
Lynne Kelly’s career as a sign language interpreter has taken her everywhere from classrooms to hospitals…
A. S. King
A.S. King has been called “One of the best Y.A. writers working today” by the New York Times Book Review …
Jarrett J. Krosoczka
​​​​​Jarrett J. Krosoczka, known since boyhood as "JJK," is the New York Times bestselling author/illustr…
Caron Levis
Caron Levis is the author of the picture books, Stop That Yawn!, May I Have A Word?, Stuck with the Blooz…
Rex Ogle
Rex Ogle was born and raised (mostly) in Texas. He moved to New York City after college to pursue an edit…
Amber Smith
Amber Smith is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of young adult and middle grade novel…