is a writer, illustrator and software developer. She studied illustration at the Fashion Institute of Technology and the Hochschule fuer Grafik und Buchkunst in Leipzig, Germany. Her books include Roar!
written by Tammi Sauer (2015, Simon & Schuster / Paula Wiseman Books), Splashdance
(2016, Farrar, Straus & Giroux), and Captain Monty Takes the Plunge
, written by Jennifer Mook-Sang (2017, Kids Can Press). Before turning to the creative side of children's books, Liz was a book reviewer for Junior Library Guild. She lives with her family and thousands of books in Brooklyn, New York.
was on the editorial staff at Henry Holt Books for Young Readers (Macmillan Children's Publishing Group) for ten years. She is the editor of many highly acclaimed books for children and teens, including the New York Times bestselling Grisha Trilogy and Six of Crows
by Leigh Bardugo and How It Went Down
by Kekla Magoon (a Coretta Scott King Honor book), as well as Flutter and Hum/Aleteo y Zumbido
by Julie Paschkis, Woodpecker Wham!
by April Pulley Sayre, Arctic White
by Danna Smith, and many others. She lives with a big cat and thousands of books in Brooklyn, New York.