Lucy enjoys beautifully written stories that surprise her and loves working with authors whose passion for their subject is contagious.She represents unconventional social and cultural history, literary narrative nonfiction and memoir with a contemporary slant.
Later, he joined Simon & Schuster as SVP and Publisher of Children’s Books overseeing such fine imprints as S&S BFYR, Atheneum, Mc Elderry Books and the launching of Beach Lane Books.
Rubin founded Rubin Pfeffer Content, LLC, a literary agency focused on children’s content, representing industry luminaries, award-winners, and exciting new talents.
She currently resides in Somerville, Massachusetts. She has taught poetry at Boston College, Emerson College, and Grub Street, as well as at various summer workshops.
She lives with her husband in Newton, Massachusetts, where they raised their three children.
Alex Myers is a teacher, writer, speaker, and advocate.
Alex was the first openly transgender student at Phillips Exeter Academy and subsequently at Harvard University.
He has worked as an English teacher in private high schools and also as an advocate and educator for supporting transgender students in schools.
Alex’s debut novel, Rubin Pfeffer served as President and Publisher of Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Trade, working with world-renowned writers and illustrators of adult and children’s literature including Alice Walker, Umberto Eco, Virginia Hamilton, Mem Fox, Wendell Minor, Don Wood, among many others. Pfeffer coordinated programs between the Penguin imprints and Pearson’s educational products and services.
Currently, Crystal works as a social media professor for Hub Spot, a leading provider of Inbound marketing software.
Crystal has taught classes in writing, creativity, and social media at Harvard Extension School, Boston University, UMass Boston, and Grub Street.