Elizabeth Heubeck

Elizabeth Heubeck, a native of Baltimore, is the editor of Baltimore's Child and the mother of two teenagers. Currently, she spends much of her spare time wishing she was a gourmet cook (or at least a solid short-order cook), hoping the piles of laundry would disappear and, in the warmer months, battling weeds in her flower beds.

Park Librarian and Newbery Recipient Releases Latest Children’s Book

Park School librarian Laura Schlitz is no stranger to children’s literature—and not just because she routinely recommends and reads books to the students at Park. The esteemed author of eight published children’s books, one of them a Newbery recipient, just released her latest book, “Princess Cora and the Crocodile” (Candlewick …

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Congratulations, Claire! Claire is our latest Baltimore's Child of the Month. Read about her here.

Age: 17 School: Homeschooled Grade: Senior in high school, and dual-enrolled in CCBC Hobbies: Making robotics, horseback riding, hanging out with her cats Claire Smith used to look over the shoulders of her two brothers—she’s a triplet—and watch as they dabbled in computer science pursuits. Two years ago, she decided …

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