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Speaker Profile - Jenny Bowman

Other and Writer

Region: Carolinas
Age Levels: 5-10 and 11-13
Will Travel: Anywhere in the world
Skype Visit: Yes
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Jenny Bowman is a creative writer and children’s book editor with experience editing books on the NYT bestselling book and series lists, and books with international acclaim. Passionate about what she does, her editing capabilities will carry your stories to their highest potential. She received graduate training in Children’s Literature from Hollins University’s world renowned program, best known as the birth-place of one of the most celebrated children’s books of all time, Goodnight Moon, by Margaret Wise Brown.

Having edited over 100 books for children to young adults, Jenny is well versed in all genres of children’s literature. She particularly enjoys chapter books and middle grade novels plus stories that employ fantasy elements, humor or tales that represent her home state of North Carolina. Working on such successes as author Tim Harris’s Exploding Endings series  and Robert Beatty’s NYT Bestselling Serafina series, Jenny skillfully helps author’s reach their dreams with each story she’s given.