Flamingo Books

My Voice is a Trumpet by Jimmie Allen; illustrated by Cathy Ann Johnson


“The right book at the right time for the right child has the potential to create a reader for life.”

Helmed by Vice President and Publisher Margaret Anastas, the editor behind modern classics such as Fancy Nancy and Pete the Cat, Flamingo focuses on publishing commercial picture books from familiar names and debut creators. With a small but mighty team that includes associate editor Cheryl Eissing and publishing coordinator Claire Tattersfield, Flamingo is committed to building a list of books that are un-skippable. Among their impressive list is Busy Betty by Reese Witherspoon, I’m Not Scared, You’re Scared by Seth Meyers, Kelly Corrigan’s Hello World, Jane O’Connor’s Good Job, George, Jimmie Allen’s My Voice is a Trumpet, Alissa Holder and Zulekha Holder-Young’s I Am Smart, I Am Blessed, I Can Do Anything, and Counting to Bananas by Carrie Tillotson and illustrated by Estrela Lourenço.

Meet the Team