Laura BackesLaura Backes is a former freelance editor and New York literary agent for children’s books and is a frequent speaker at library and writer’s conferences. She and her husband, Jon Bard, have published the “Children’s Book Insider: The newletter for Children’s Writers” for the past ten years. They live in Fort Collins, Colorado. http://www.kidlit411.com/2016/08/Kidlit411-Editor-Spotlight-Laura-Backes.html