Michael Stearns

Founder (Upstart Crow Literary), Writer (as self and Carter Roy)
Upstart Crow Literary
Participates in 4 items
Michael Stearns founded Upstart Crow Literary after fifteen years working as an editor and editorial director at Harcourt and Harper Collins Children's. Among the hundreds of award-winning books he published are A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly; Gone and Hunger by Michael Grant; Whales on Stilts! By M.T. Anderson; the Young Wizards series by Diane Duane; and a whole slew of books by Bruce Coville, Jane Yolen, and others. He also runs a book packager called the Inkhouse, where he co-created the #1 bestselling series Fallen, the international bestselling Bliss bakery series, and a dozen other series. His short stories have won the Sherwood Anderson Fiction Award and other prizes, and under the pen name Carter Roy, he is the author of the award-winning middle-grade fantasy adventure trilogy the Blood Guard.

Sessions in which Michael Stearns participates

Friday 14 February, 2020

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
6:00 PM
6:00 PM
  • Story Worlds Just for Kids
  • Marina 4
  • 6:00 PM  - 6:50 PM  | 50 minutes
  • Panel
    ChildrenYoung AdultScience FictionLiteratureFantasyGuestHolly Black

Saturday 15 February, 2020

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
10:00 AM
10:00 AM
2:00 PM
2:00 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM