ABOUT SARA SHACTER

  • Sara F. Shacter began her career in children’s publishing as a contributing editor of ASK, a nonfiction magazine published by the Cricket Magazine Group. Since then, she has written articles for ASK, Click, Highlights for Children, and YES Mag: Canada’s Science Magazine for Kids. In 2006, she made her fiction debut with Heading to the Wedding, a picture book published by Red Rock Press.

    Having taught high school English for ten years, Sara enjoys educational publishing as well. She contributed articles to World Book’s 2003 and 2004 Childcraft Annuals and served as a copy editor for the 2003 volume. In addition, Sara co-authored three teacher’s guides for Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry.

    She is actively involved in the children’s writing community as Assistant Regional Advisor for the Illinois Chapter of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. She is currently working on a middle-grade novel. Visit her website: www.sarafshacter.com.

PUBLICATIONS - View in Bookstore


  • Magazine Articles
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    A Good Team: Animals and Their Trainers


    2005

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    Clock Watching


    2002

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    Dino Eggs...and What's Inside


    2002

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    Dragon on Guard!


    2003

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    Earth-Shattering Burps


    2002

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    Lost Sounds


    2010

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    Puffin Protectors


    2002

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    Sailing to the Stars


    2002

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    Sleeping for Science


    2002

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    Tattletale Brains


    2002

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    This Job is a Keeper


    2003

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    Wampanoag Spoken Here


    2010

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    Who Never Forgets?


    2003

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    You Don't Need Dirt


    2002