Courtney Sheinmel



* DESIGNED BY LUCY, the second book in my middle grade series, THE KINDNESS CLUB, is now available! Learn more about the series.

* DESIGNED BY LUCY was recommended at the Barnes and Noble blog.

* Read my latest newsletter, and click here to subscribe!

* Check out a menu of kindness ideas on the Meeting House blog.

* Kindness in Parade Magazine: Start 2017 right with New Year's Kind-spiration

* Kindness is Scholastic's predicted trend for 2017, here and here.

* Want to know why I wrote The Kindness Club? Check out this post at the Nerdy Book Club.

* THE KINDNESS CLUB: CHLOE ON THE BRIGHT SIDE was named as a "Best Back to School Reading Pick" by Bay State Parents.

* Speaking of THE KINDNESS CLUB, the reviews are coming in! School Library Journal said the book is ideal for elementary and middle school shelves: "A warm and charming first installment...Readers will be rewarded with a satisfying read and, hopefully, a little inspiration to be considerate in their own lives...Recommended." Click here to read an excerpt from the book!

* Check out the latest Stella Batts #10: BROKEN BIRTHDAY.

* I wrote a couple of emerging reader books with Adele Griffin. Check out AGNES & CLARABELLE and AGNES & CLARABELLE CELEBRATE, published by Bloomsbury.

* EDGEWATER will be available in paperback in 2018. In the meantime, check out the new ebook cover!

* You can vote for which EDGEWATER cover you prefer, right here!

* I'm writing two new Young Adult books for HarperCollins! Check out the announcement: "Author of EDGEWATER and the forthcoming KINDNESS CLUB series, Courtney Sheinmel's THE SURVIVAL LIST, about a girl who finds love while researching a mysterious list that her sister left behind before she died, to Claudia Gabel at Katherine Tegen Books, in a two book deal, by Laura Dail at Laura Dail Literary Agency (World)."


Sunday, November 19th, 2017
Books of Wonder
18 West 18th St
New York, NY 10011
1 PM - 3 PM

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
Books of Wonder
217 West 84th St
New York, NY 10024
2 PM - 5 PM

More events to come!

I am also scheduling private events in schools and book clubs. If you would like me to come speak, email me and we can work it out:

The Kindness Club by Courtney Sheinmel

Edgewater by Courtney Sheinmel

Agnes and Clarabelle by Adele Griffin and Courtney Sheinmel

Agnes and Clarabelle by Adele Griffin and Courtney Sheinmel