Van Slyke , Rebecca
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Rebecca Van Slyke is a children's book author and illustrator. She currently teaches second grade in Lynden, WA, and enjoys helping writers and illustrators improve their craft as they progress toward publication. A long-time member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, she is on the Advisory Committee for the Western Washington chapter of SCBWI.
Rebecca has an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She writes picture books, easy readers, nonfiction, and poetry. She has a dozen books that she's written or illustrated in publication.
When not writing or teaching, Rebecca can be found cooking or gardening at her home in Lynden, or out snowmobiling in the mountains around Leavenworth, WA.