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Susan Rich

About Susan Rich

Susan Rich, editor-at-large with Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, is the editor of Finding Winnie and a number of other books, including those by Lemony Snicket, Frank Viva, Maira Kalman, and Jon Klassen. A long time ago, when she was completing her master’s degree in children’s literature at Simmons College, she worked as an intern at The Horn Book Magazine.

The Audacious Choice of Sophie Blackall: Profile of 2016 Caldecott Medal Winner Sophie Blackall

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In 1914, Lindsay Mattick’s great-grandfather Captain Harry Colebourn, a veterinarian traveling across Canada on his way to serve in the Great War, stopped at a train station and decided to buy a baby black bear from a trapper on the platform. That was a rather audacious thing to do. As it turns out, literature for […]