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Picture Book

New Client Alert- Kailei Pew

By Emily Forney | October 2, 2020

Name: Kailei PewWhat you Write: Picture BooksAgent: Emily ForneyWhy BookEnds? I have long admired BookEnds, and I’m still pinching myself…

New Client(s) Alert – Amanda Sullivan and Amanda Strawhacker

By Emily Forney | September 30, 2020

Names: Dr. Amanda Sullivan & Dr. Amanda Strawhacker, affectionately called “the Amandas” by our friends and the children we work with.  What…

The Oldest Student named in NPR’s Favorite 100 Children’s Books!

By Tracy Marchini | September 16, 2020

It’s not every day that a book is named one of the Top 100 Children’s Books, so we’re super grateful…

New Client Alert- Namita Moolani Mehra

By Naomi Davis | July 29, 2020

Name: Namita Moolani MehraWhat you Write: Cookbooks, informational fiction and picture booksAgent: Naomi DavisWhy BookEnds? BookEnds has an incredible reputation and is a thought-leader…

New Client Alert- Valerie Bolling

By James McGowan | July 22, 2020

Name: Valerie BollingWhat you Write: I write picture books that I hope will make children feel at home in a…

New Client Alert- Tim Kleyn

By Tracy Marchini | July 17, 2020

Name: Tim KleynWhat you Write/Draw: I write and illustrate picture books!Agent: Tracy MarchiniWhy BookEnds? BookEnds is the type of agency…

New Client Alert- Sadé Smith

By Naomi Davis | July 8, 2020

Name: Sadé SmithWhat you Write: Children’s Picture Books and FictionAgent: Naomi DavisWhy BookEnds? I love the diversity within BookEnds and…

New Client Alert- Cristina Oxtra!

By Tracy Marchini | May 8, 2020

Name: Cristina Oxtra What you write: Picture book, middle grade magical realism/fantasy, early chapter book, graphic novel, historical fiction, and…

New Client Alert- Phaea Crede

By Moe Ferrara | April 24, 2020

Name: Phaea Crede What you Write: Picture Books Agent: Moe Ferrara Why BookEnds? Everyone at BookEnds just exudes love—how could…

New Client Alert- Mike Downs

By Tracy Marchini | March 27, 2020

Name: Mike DownsWhat you Write: Lively picture books with integrated non-fiction, PB biographyAgent: Tracy MarchiniWhy BookEnds? I was looking for…

Welcome to BookEnds, Cynthia Harmony

By BookEnds | June 19, 2019 | 1 Comment

What book do you wish you had written, and why? Los Abuelos by Chema Heras and Rosa Osuna a picture…

Welcome to BookEnds, Julie Gonzalez!

By James McGowan | June 12, 2019 | 6 Comments

When I first read Julie’s submission picture books, I cracked up laughing and started over again. Halfway through my second…

How Tracy Marchini pitched FOX AND THE BOX by author-illustrator Yvonne Ivinson

By Tracy Marchini | May 21, 2019 | 3 Comments
Fox and the Box by Yvonne Ivinson

It’s pub day for Fox and the Box by Yvonne Ivinson, and I could not be any more thrilled by what…

This Month from BookEnds Jr… May 2019!

By James McGowan | May 20, 2019 | 2 Comments
Fox and the Box by Yvonne Ivinson

We are so excited for May, as it brings about an author/illustrator debut we’ve been buzzing about at BookEnds for…

Welcome to BookEnds, Laura Lavoie!

By James McGowan | May 3, 2019 | 2 Comments

I’m thrilled to be welcoming Laura Lavoie to the BookEnds Jr. Team. Her picture books are incredibly clever, witty, and…

Welcome to BookEnds, Hallee Adelman!

By Moe Ferrara | March 13, 2019 | 2 Comments

What genres do you write? Read? I write PBs through YA and read all genres of children’s literature.  Plotter or…

Welcome to BookEnds, Sherry J Lee!

By James McGowan | March 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

I’m so thrilled to welcome Sherry Lee to the BookEnds Jr Team! Sherry has been a delight to work with…

This Month from BookEnds Jr. February 2019

By James McGowan | February 25, 2019 | 1 Comment

We have been counting down the days, weeks, and months to this book, and we’re so excited that it’s finally…

Welcome to BookEnds, Eija Sumner!

By BookEnds | February 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Tell us a bit about your writing process. Where do you write, and how often?  I try to write everyday,…

Welcome to BookEnds, Jocelyn Rish!

By Tracy Marchini | January 11, 2019 | 1 Comment

What genres do you write? Read? I read horror/mystery/thriller for all ages, and for years I’ve been writing scary mysteries…