About the Editor

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Valerie Garfield is the Publisher for Licensed, Novelty and Branded Publishing for the Simon Spotlight, Little Simon, and Aladdin imprints. She has extensive experience in novelty books, board books, beginning readers and chapter books, acquiring programs for brands such as Angelina Ballerina and authors such as Alyssa Capucilli and David A. Carter. She has a particular interest in developing media properties, characters, and series across formats.


Last Updated: January 5, 2022