Portfolio

My editorial experience runs the gamut from photographic, award-winning nonfiction to highly commercial, older YA and everything in between. This is a small sample of the wide range of books and projects I have recently worked on (click on a book jacket to learn more), as well as award-winning backlist titles I’m proud to have edited.

Stonewall: Breaking out in the Fight for Gay Rights by Ann Bausum
Stagestruck: Curtain Up by Lisa Fiedler and Anya Wallach
The Secret Of The Scarab Beetle
Travels With Gannon And Wyatt: Ireland
Daisy and the Pirates
The March Against Fear
Tig Ripley: Rock 'N' Roll Rebel
A Jazzy Day, Music Education App
Blue Chicken
Marching For Freedom
The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie
Because I Am Furniture
Big Red Lollipop
Stonewall: Breaking out in the Fight for Gay Rights by Ann Bausum

Stonewall: Breaking out in the Fight for Gay Rights by Ann Bausum

". . . a powerful and moving account of the pivotal Stonewall riots of 1969 and the struggle for gay rights in the U.S."—Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Enlightening, inspiring, and moving."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review

". . . powerful, well-researched work."—School Library Journal, starred review

Stagestruck: Curtain Up by Lisa Fiedler and Anya Wallach

Stagestruck: Curtain Up by Lisa Fiedler and Anya Wallach

". . . the story is full of heart, making it appealing to High School Musical fans."—School Library Journal

The Secret Of The Scarab Beetle

The Secret Of The Scarab Beetle

By William Meyer
". . . a fun coming-of-age adventure."—School Library Journal

Travels With Gannon And Wyatt: Ireland

Travels With Gannon And Wyatt: Ireland

By Patti Wheeler and Keith Hemstreet

"With elements of mystery, adventure, and history, this series will please a variety of middle grade readers."—School Library Journal

Daisy and the Pirates

Daisy and the Pirates

By J.T. Allen

The March Against Fear

The March Against Fear

By Ann Bausum

Tig Ripley: Rock 'N' Roll Rebel

Tig Ripley: Rock 'N' Roll Rebel

By Ginger Rue

"The message of finding individuality in middle school is a positive one, and Tig is a flawed but likable narrator."—School Library Journal

A Jazzy Day, Music Education App

A Jazzy Day, Music Education App

Developed by Dana Morgan
Directed by Daniel Ori

Awards and Honors include:
Parents' Choice Silver Honor
Children's Technology Review Editor's Choice for Excellence in Design Award

Blue Chicken

Blue Chicken

By Deborah Freedman

Awards and Honors include:
Society of Illustrators Original Art Show selection
Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2011 selection

Marching For Freedom

Marching For Freedom

By Elizabeth Partridge

Awards and Honors include:
The Boston Globe-Horn Book Award
The Los Angeles Times Book Prize
The Jane Addams Children's Book Award
School Library Journal's Battle of the Books Winner

The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie

The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie

By Tanya Lee Stone

Awards and Honors include:
The Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction
School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
School Library Journal Battle of the Books nominee

Because I Am Furniture

Because I Am Furniture

By Thalia Chaltas

Awards and Honors include:
Publishers Weekly Flying Start
ALA Best Book for Young Adults
IRA Notable Book
Texas Tayshas High School Reading List
ALA Amelia Bloomer Project

Big Red Lollipop

Big Red Lollipop

By Rukhsana Khan
Illustrated by Sophie Blackall

Awards and Honors include:
The Golden Kite Award for Best Picture Book Text
The Charlotte Zolotow Award for Best Picture Book Text
New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year