Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference Faculty 2017
About Cheryl Klein
Cheryl Klein is the executive editor at Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic, where she publishes picture books, novels, and nonfiction for children, teenagers, and discerning adults. Books she has edited have appeared on the New York Times bestseller list and been recognized with the YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Award, the SCBWI's Sid Fleischman Award for Humor, and the ALA's William Morris Award for a YA Debut novel, among others. She is also the author of The Magic Words: Writing Great Books for Children and Young Adults, which Booklist praised as "an indispensable, authoritative guide to the act, art, and craft of creation" in a starred review. Please visit her online at www.cherylklein.com, chavelaque.blogspot.com, and @chavelaque.