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Cate Berry Graduates with VCFA MFA



Cate Berry, an Austin SCBWI member, recently received her MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts, Writing for Children and Young Adults on July 17, 2017. She is thrilled to be sharing her critical thesis and lecture "Surprise and Humor in Picture Books" as part of a half-day workshop at The Writing Barn on Sept. 10, 2017. Look for her debut picture book, Penguin & Tiny Shrimp Don't Do Bedtime! [Balzer+Bray/Harper Collins] on May 8, 2018. You can reach her directly at