• Established in 1994, Alp Arts Co. (SCBWI member: Sandy Ferguson Fuller) is a literary agency specializing exclusively in children’s books. A professional in the publishing industry since 1974, Sandy Ferguson Fuller works as literary agent, editor, consultant, also as published writer and illustrator. She represents both established authors and illustrators, as well as select, new picture book proposals from the U.S. and abroad. Her 40+ year children’s book career began in 1972 as a student with Maurice Sendak at Yale. She also works as a part-time bookseller at the BookWorm of Edwards in the Vail Valley, CO.


  • My love of color and original imagery inspired my early drawings as a child, continuing into adulthood.  My studies with Maurice Sendak in college kindled my passion for the picture book genre, a welcoming and challenging venue for my art.  I’m most comfortable with landscapes and creatures, realistic or otherwise…people aren’t my forte but I’m improving!
    I’ve illustrated a few of my own texts, but I’ve also happily enjoyed successful collaborations with talented artists Jeannie Brett, Louise Schroeder and Jan Dolby.  Excited to be back at my drawing table to create THE BUNNY POETS (just out) and a new picture book due in late 2018.

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