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Rebecca moved to New York City in 1999 to pursue a career in fashion editorial. After two years as an editorial assistant at Harper’s BAZAAR magazine, she moved to the other end of the publishing gamut – children’s editorial.
Since then, she’s been editing and acquiring at Random House, Simon & Schuster, HarperCollins, and most recently, Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, where she celebrated five New York Times bestsellers. She is currently the Editorial Director for Orchard Books at Hachette UK, focusing on middle grade and YA fiction.