Michelle Markel

Michelle Markel
Michelle Markel

Michelle Markel is the author of nonfiction picture books for children, including The Fantastic Jungles of Henri Rousseau  (Eerdmans Books, June 2012),  Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers’ Strike of 1909 (Balzer & Bray/ Harperteen, January 2013), and her most recent release Hillary Rodham Clinton: Some Girls Are Born to Lead  (Balzer & Bray/Harperteen, January 2016). She lives with her family in West Hills, California.

Find out more about her work at michellemarkel.com and tweet her @MMarkel26.

Michelle will appear on the Picture Book Stage at Tots, Tweens, & Teens Book Festival on May 14, 2016.