Debby Waldman

Debby Waldman is a writer and editor whose articles, essays, and reviews have appeared in publications including People, Parents, Publishers Weekly, and Sports Illustrated for Kids. Her first two picture books, A Sack Full of Feathers and Clever Rachel, are PJ Library books, and her most recent middle-grade novel, Miriam’s Secret, was named to 2018 Best Books lists by Bank Street College of Education and the Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Born and raised in Utica, New York, Debby has a journalism degree from Syracuse University and an MFA from Cornell. She lives in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, with her husband, two young adult children, and a chocolate Labradoodle named Chip. 


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