Sue Ford

Sue Ford writes for children under her maiden name, Susan Uhlig. She has written for a diverse range of magazines for children and adults, selling more than 160 pieces. She has written both fiction and nonfiction for publications such as Highlights for Children, Cricket, Jack and Jill, Ladybug, plus religious magazines including Encounter, Guide, and others.

Her most recent children’s books were ebooks published in 2015 with Schoolwide. Work-for-hire projects include three picture books for Unibooks (Korea) for their English as a foreign language program (2012-2013) and seven digital readers for Compass Media (Korea) in 2013.

She is also an instructor at the Institute of Children’s Literature and a freelance editor. She enjoys mentoring other writers and is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. You can find her on the web at and on twitter @susanuhlig.


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