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 […]
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.