Amy Novesky is an award-winning author and book editor. Her picture books include CLOTH LULLABY, THE WOVEN LIFE OF LOUISE BOURGEOIS; ME, FRIDA; GEORGIA IN HAWAII; IMOGEN, THE MOTHER OF MODERNISM AND THREE BOYS; MISTER AND LADY DAY; ELEPHANT PRINCE; LOVE IS A TUTU and LOVE IS A TRUCK; and MARY BLAIR’S UNIQUE FLAIR (Disney Press, 2019). A picture book about contemporary artist Shahzia Sikander (MoMA, 2020), and GIRL ON A MOTORCYCLE, about author and adventurer, Anne-France Dautheville, illustrated by Julie Morstad (Viking, 2020) are forthcoming. Amy is represented by Caryn Wiseman of the Andrea Brown Literary Agency.
Amy's career making children's books began at Chronicle Books in San Francisco. Twenty+ years and hundreds of books later, Amy works with authors, agents, packagers, publishers, bookstores, toy companies and film studios, including Disney Press, Ever After Studio, Harcourt (MARY POPPINS), Henry Holt, MoMA, National Geographic Kids (NATUMI TAKES THE LEAD), Paper Hat Press, Pixar (THREE LITTLE WORDS), and Princeton Architectural Press. Amy is the children's book editor for Creative Editions/The Creative Company and for Cameron Kids, an imprint of Cameron + Company.