Renee C. Fountain is a freelance writer and publishing industry veteran, having working for major publishing houses such as Harcourt Brace and Simon & Schuster. During her time in publishing, Renee had the great fortune of working with some of the best writers and illustrators in the publishing world.
Additionally, with ten years of licensing and branding experience, Renee has been involved in creating book-related merchandise including iconic favorites such as Raggedy Ann and Nancy Drew.
Currently Renee spends her time as the managing editor and senior writer for the Bookfetish.org site, where she writes reviews and commentary on all things publishing; and as a freelance book scout for a well-known television network.
A native New Yorker, Renee has given up the frantic pace of the city for the quiet of the suburbs, where she lives happily with husband and her books.