Jill Esbaum writes nonfiction for National Geographic that includes a picture book, Animal Groups, and titles in the following series: Little Kids Big Book of (4), Angry Birds Playground (4), Picture the Seasons (5), and Explore My World (9). Hot off the press is another picture book with Nat Geo, We Love Babies! Her first historical fiction picture book, Jack Knight’s Brave Flight, will be published by Calkins Creek in 2022.
Jill created a group blog of fellow picture book writers and illustrators called Picture Book Builders (www.picturebookbuilders.com), teaches writing at conferences around the country, and co-hosts (with Linda Skeers) the Whispering Woods Picture Book Writing Workshop each summer. Find more information at her website, www.jillesbaum.com