About Renée


Renée M. LaTulippe

has poems published in many anthologies including School People (ed. Lee Bennett Hopkins), National Geographic's The Poetry of US and NatGeo's Book of Nature Poetry (ed. J. Patrick Lewis), One Minute Till Bedtime (ed. Kenn Nesbitt), Poems Are Teachers (ed. Amy Ludwig VanDerwater), The Poetry Friday Anthology Middle School, Science, and Celebrations editions (ed. Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong), and the forthcoming Night Wishes (ed. Lee Bennett Hopkins). Her debut poetry collection is forthcoming from Charlesbridge.

She has co-authored nine award-winning leveled readers (Moonbeam Children’s Books Silver Award, Mom’s Choice Gold Awards), a collection of poetry titled Lizard Lou: a collection of rhymes old and new (Moonbeam Children’s Books Silver Award for poetry), and the workbook All About Homophones (Finalist, IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards) for All About Learning Press, where she is also the editor.

Renée developed and teaches the online course The Lyrical Language Lab: Punching Up Prose with Poetry, provides weekly free lessons and Peek&Critique sessions for children's writers on her YouTube channel, and blogs on children’s poetry at NoWaterRiver.com. She earned her BFA in acting/directing from Marymount Manhattan College and her MA in English Education from NYU; worked and played in the theater for almost two decades; and taught English, theater arts, and public speaking in NYC. She lives in Italy with her husband and three children.

Renée is represented by Elizabeth Harding of Curtis Brown, Ltd.

YOUTUBE: Lyrical Language Lab channel
PEEK&CRITIQUE SERVICE: Peek&Critique info and submission form
BLOG: www.NoWaterRiver.com
FB PAGE: https://www.facebook.com/NoWaterRiver
TWITTER: @ReneeMLaTulippe


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