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  • THE POLIO PIONEER by Linda Elovitz Marshall Is A Sydney Taylor Notable Book!

    January 25, 2021
    Linda Elovitz Marshall's THE POLIO PIONEER, a picture book biography about Dr. Jonas Salk, has been named a Sydney Taylor Notable Book for 2021!   The Sydney Taylor Book Awards honor books for children and teens that authentically portray the READ MORE

    SLJ Awards A Star To MURDER ON THE BALTIMORE EXPRESS by Suzanne Jurmain!

    January 21, 2021
    Longtime McIntosh & Otis client Suzanne Jurmain will publish a new middle grade nonfiction, MURDER ON THE BALTIMORE EXPRESS, on 4/6/21 with Little Bee Books. Ahead of its release, the book has been awarded a starred review by School Library READ MORE

    Dawn Masi’s Debut G MY NAME IS GIRL Is A POPSUGAR Pick!

    January 21, 2021
    POPSUGAR Family released a list of 60 best children's books publishing in 2021! We're thrilled to see that McIntosh & Otis title G MY NAME IS GIRL is included, Dawn Masi's upcoming debut.   G MY NAME IS GIRL is READ MORE

    A MIGHTY GIRL Chooses M&O Titles For Their Best Books Of 2020!

    January 21, 2021
    A Mighty Girl—the world’s largest girl empowerment marketplace of books, toys, music, and movies for raising smart, confident, and courageous girls—has selected their Best Books of 2020, and three McIntosh & Otis titles are included!   SAVING THE COUNTRYSIDE, a READ MORE

    Happy Book Birthday to HEIRESS APPARENTLY, Diana Ma’s Debut!

    December 1, 2020
    McIntosh & Otis is proud to present Diana Ma's debut, a YA fiction novel titled HEIRESS APPARENTLY! Out today from Abrams, this book is the first in a series and has already garnered stellar trade reviews. The first book in READ MORE

    Ed Young Wins Chen Bochui International Children’s Literature Award!

    November 12, 2020
    Ed Young, Caldecott Medal winner and longtime client of McIntosh & Otis, has won the prestigious 2020 Chen Bochui International Children's Literature Award for Author of the Year!   This honor is awarded to Ed in recognition of his prolific READ MORE

    Happy Book Birthday to VESSEL OF PROMISES by Caldecott Medalist Ed Young!

    November 10, 2020
    Ed Young, Caldecott Medalist and longtime client of McIntosh & Otis, celebrates the release of his newest picture book today. Written by Stephen Cowan, VESSEL OF PROMISES published today with Philomel/Penguin. Cowan and Young have collaborated before (The Weather's Bet) READ MORE

    Katelyn Aronson’s Debut Picture Book Honored By The Today Show!

    October 6, 2020
    Katelyn Aronson's debut picture book, PIGLETTE, was chosen by The Today Show as one of 34 Best Gifts To get 4-year-olds!   This adorable tale released earlier this year with Viking/Penguin, accompanied by illustrations from New York Times bestseller Eva Byrne. READ MORE