Meg Fleming

PAL Member


Meg Fleming is an award-winning children’s book author, a fan of all dogs and a big-time laugher. Also, a voice teacher and former music educator, Meg draws on her love of rhythm, rhyme, and lyricism to create and imagine stories.  Meg is the author or Wondering Around, illustrated by Richard Jones, and I Was Born A Baby, an Indie Next Pick and the Readerlink Picture Book of the month, illustrated by Brandon James Scott. Her book, Sounds Like School Spirit, illustrated by Lucy Ruth Cummins, landed the #1 spot in The Today Show’s list of Best Back-to-School Books, and her book Sometimes Rain, illustrated by Diana Sudyka, is an ALA Top Ten Picture Book for Sustainability.  Her books I Heart You, Here Comes Ocean, Ready, Set, Sail! and Ready, Set, Build! have become recognized treasures by PW, Kirkus, SLJ, The Washington Post, Amazon and the like… but more importantly, by the tiny people who tug her books close to their hearts. Meg lives outside of San Francisco with her family and loves working with fellow writers and illustrators to further the art of children’s literature. When she’s not working on new books, she enjoys visiting schools across the country to share her love of reading, writing and wordplay with students. Meg has been an active member of SCBWI for nearly 20 years.Be sure to check out her next book, Rock That Vote illustrated by Lucy Ruth Cummins! Available October 4, 2022.


Rock That Vote

Wondering Around

I Was Born A Baby

Sounds Like School Spirit

Sometimes Rain

Ready, Set, Sail!

Ready, Set, Build!

I Heart You

Here Comes Ocean

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