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Julie K
Writer #50295
Rockford, IL
NEW 6/18/2020
4 Star Rating
16 Projects
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As a writer/editor of nonfiction books for young readers, she specializes in titles related to history and the social sciences. Previous publishers with whom she has partnered include Nomad Press, Cherry Lake, Sleeping Bear Press, and Mason Crest. Her approach to each project is informed by years of experience both as a classroom teacher and consultant in the publishing industry.
Book
Publishing

Specialties

Children's nonfiction; series nonfiction; informational texts; narrative nonfiction.

Interests

History and the social studies; science; STEM; STEAM; geography; civics; government; current events; character education; human rights; gender studies; art history.

Publishing

9 Projects Completed

Experience with various facets of the educational publishing market, from writing for K-12 readers to consulting with schools and districts on culturally-responsive, curricularly-appropriate titles.

Book

7 Projects Completed

Previous and forthcoming titles for middle grade and young adult readers include:
- Resetting the Rules: The Groundbreaking Science & Technology of Marie Curie, middle grade nonfiction book, Nomad Press, 2021

- In and Beyond the Trenches: How "The War to End All Wars" Reshaped the World, YA nonfiction book, Nomad Press, 2021

- Global Citizenship, forthcoming, YA nonfiction book, Nomad Press, 2020

- "Changing Spaces," eight-book upper elementary series, Cherry Lake, 2020

- "Parallel Lives in History," eight-book upper elementary series, Cherry Lake, 2019

- "The Producers," six-book upper elementary series, Cherry Lake, 2019

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