Sarah Ketchersid

Sarah Ketchersid

Sarah Ketchersid is a Senior Executive Editor at Candlewick Press where she acquires and edits picture books, chapter books, middle grade, and young adult fiction. Some of the books she has edited include Library Lion by Michelle Knudsen, illustrated by Kevin Hawkes; A Visitor for Bear by Bonny Becky, illustrated by Kady MacDonald Denton; Charley’s First Night by Amy Hest, illustrated by Helen Oxenbury; The Princess in Black  series by Shannon and Dean Hale, illustrated by LeUyen Pham; and many others. She lives in New York City.


She will be judging the WIA2017 Children's Books category.