Shelly Steig has more than two decades experience which includes five novelty science books for children, four books for adults, and more than 350 articles in national and regional magazines. On the editing side, she’s worked as a copy editor for a children’s publishing company, as well as an on-staff editor for a travel magazine. In between, she’s fit in some copywriting as well as back-cover copywriting. Shelly was a 2017 Pitch Wars mentee, and recently won the Golden Pen award for her then work-in-progress: THE TRUTH (SORT OF) ABOUT THE ICEBERG. She's a member of SCBWI and is the editor of the RMC-SCBWI's member magazine "KiteTales." Shelly is represented by Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.