• Claudia Pearson is a retired trial lawyer, and graduate of Hollins University’s Masters in Children’s Literature program. She joined Jo Kittinger as co-RA of the Southern Breeze region in 2010 and before that was the President of the Guild of Professional Writers for Children, a local writing group in Tuscaloosa, Alabama for a number of years. She is the Publisher and Editor of Look Again Press, LLC a small independent publishing business located in Birmingham, Alabama which publishes books focused on academic analysis of children’s literature and research that is designed to promote children’s reading.


  • Books for young readers not only reflect our past, but shape future generations. We have a responsibility to produce the best literature we can.