Paquette, Ammi-Joan

Paquette, Ammi-Joan

Paquette headshotAmmi-Joan Paquette’s published works include the novels: Princess Juniper of the Hourglass (Philomel, 2015), Paradox (Random House, 2014), Rules for Ghosting (Bloomsbury, 2013), and Nowhere Girl (Bloomsbury, 2011), and the picture books: Ghost in the House (Candlewick, 2013), Petey and Pru and the Hullabaloo (Clarion, 2013), The Tiptoe Guide to Tracking Mermaids (Tanglewood, 2012), and The Tiptoe Guide to Tracking Fairies (Tanglewood, 2011), with other works forthcoming. She is the recipient of a PEN New England Discovery Award honor, and her books have been recognized with starred reviews and on a variety of “Best of the Year” lists. In her non-writing life, she is a senior literary agent with Erin Murphy Literary Agency, representing a range of top children’s and teen authors. She is crazy about words, books, and buttery pastry. Preferably all three at once. www.ajpaquette.com