Charlotte Zolotow:

A Sterling Presence in Children’s Literature

Catherine Balkin who worked with Ms. Zolotow for many years at Harper, and now has her own business connecting authors and children recently invited me to share some personal memories. I was honored. My brief piece has now been posted and can be read at

I also urge you to explore Charlotte Zolotow’s many picture books and read her lectures and essays that were published from time to time. You can visit her official website: