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Meet the Author/Illustrator


Alicia Klepeis

From vampires to jellybeans, Alicia Klepeis loves to research fun and out-of-the-ordinary topics that bring the world to young readers. Alicia began her career at the National Geographic Society. A fo...

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Mari Schuh

Mari Schuh is the author of more than 200 nonfiction books for beginning readers, covering topics from tomatoes to tornadoes. She has presented at the West Virginia Book Festival and has written numer...

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Annette Whipple

Annette Whipple learned to love science first as a student and then as a teacher. In addition to writing for children, she has also written for adult audiences including her blogs and a magazine artic...

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Jeff Barger

Jeff Barger is a literacy specialist, children’s literature blogger, and nonfiction author. He has been working in North Carolina public schools for twenty-five years. His blog, NC Teacher Stuff, has ...

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Linden K. McNeilly

Linden McNeilly lives in the redwoods of California’s central coast. She is the co-author of Map Art Lab: 52 Art Explorations in Mapmaking, Imagination and Travel (Quarto Group, 2014). A former school...

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Precious McKenzie

Precious McKenzie lives on the high prairie of south central Montana. She is an assistant professor of English at Rocky Mountain College. She’s the author of over thirty books for children including B...

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Ann Matzke

Ann Matzke lives between the Oregon and Mormon Trails along the Platte River Valley in Gothenburg, Nebraska known for its Pony Express Station and Sod House Museum. She is a former Children’s Libraria...

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Erin Palmer

Erin Palmer loves to travel and read. Stories let people go anywhere and be anyone, and Erin is happy to spend her life creating those stories. She is the author of several nonfiction and fiction book...

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Brittany Canasi

Brittany Canasi’s job is in television, but her passion is writing. She has a B.A. in Creative Writing from Florida State University. If she could be transported back to any time period, it would be E...

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Kirsten Larson

Kirsten used to work with rocket scientists at NASA. Now she writes about rocket science — and just about any science — for kids. From space potties to animal zombies and mammoth bones, she’s written ...

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