Published work


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Miriam Chernick The Zuzu Secret Book Announcement

"Miriam Chernick's debut THE ZUZU SECRET, told in alternating points of view, is about Josie, a 12-year-old aspiring veterinarian and Abe, her 15-year-old baseball-loving brother born with a rare disorder called Prader-Willi syndrome, as they learn the risks of keeping secrets and the value of family while staying true to their dreams, to Karen Boss at Charlesbridge, in an exclusive submission, for publication in summer 2025, by Ginger Knowlton at Curtis Brown (world)."

Other published work

  • A Kid’s Guide to Washington, D.C., revised and edited

    Cover of book: Two kids exploring Washington DC

  • Articles in Highlights and Fun for Kidz magazines

  • Poetry in the SCBWI Bulletin

  • Blog contributions to Disneyfamily.com

  • Blog posts for The Chronicle of Higher Education

  • Children’s Theater reviews for DCTheatreScene.com

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