Meet the Editor

LeeAnn "Annie" Kuhn

Annie Kuhn is a writer and editor who has been immersed in the world of children’s literature for two decades.


She has edited books for children and adults, including picture books, easy readers, middle-grade & YA novels, memoirs, non-fiction books, and more. Annie's writing has been published in Chicken Soup for the Soul, Publisher's Weekly, Cygnet, and regional newspapers, and her latest ghostwritten novel is a middle-grade mystery. Her illustrations have been published in New Moon for Girls.


Annie has an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from the Vermont College of Fine Arts and a BA in Studio Arts from Macalester College. She has taught creative writing, composition & literature at colleges & universities in three states. Annie is a long-time member of The Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI) and has ten years of experience working at independent children’s bookstores.


Having studied both the writing and illustration sides of children's books, plus having knowledge of marketing and sales, Annie stands out in the field of editors. She understands kidlit from multiple vantage points and is excited about the progress being made in children's publishing to make books reflect the world of today.


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