Where Literary Legends Are Born


McIntosh & Otis has one of the oldest children’s departments in the country. We represent a varied group of estates, established writers and illustrators, and new talent. Our titles have won numerous Newbery Medals, Caldecott Medals and Honors, have appeared on multiple bestseller lists and have garnered many starred reviews in publications such as Kirkus, Publishers Weekly and School Library Journal. We represent modern classics such as THE PUSHCART WAR by Jean Merrill, MC HIGGINS THE GREAT by Virginia Hamilton, ESCAPE TO WITCH MOUNTAIN by Alexander Key, ANNIE ON MY MIND by Nancy Garden and LON PO PO by Ed Young.