Katherine Jacobs

Katherine Jacobs is an editor at Roaring Brook Press. Before working in publishing she was a Peace Corps volunteer in Romania and a school librarian in Honduras. She has edited the chapter book series Gym Shorts by Betty Hicks, nonfiction picture books by Don Brown, and the teen novel Auracle by Gina Rosati. She loves smart, fresh, character-driven stories for all ages. She is also a graduate of the Center for the Study of Children’s Literature at Simmons College in Boston, MA.


Follow her on Twitter: @kjacobsedits.

Visit her page at Macmillan Children's Publishing Group.


Children/YA, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Visual/Illustration