Eliza Brown is the Manager of The Carle Bookshop and has been a children’s bookseller at The Carle since 2005. Eliza has a Master of Fine Arts degree in Writing for Children from Simmons College.
Jeannine Atkins has written picture books including Mary Anning and the Sea Dragon and Aani and the Tree Huggers. Her most recent book is Borrowed Names: Poems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C.J. Walker, Marie Curie and their Daughters, a Booklist Editors’ Choice and a BCCB Blue Ribbon book for 2010. She teaches Children’s Literature at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Emily Prabhaker is a Museum Educator at The Carle Museum where she works to develop and present programs and workshops connecting the picture book with the development of visual and verbal literacy. Before coming to The Carle, she worked to coordinate non-profit arts and literacy programming and as an educator with students of varying ages and exceptionalities. She has a Master of Arts in Children’s Literature from Simmons College.