Tamara Rittershaus is a kid-lit author and freelance editor, specializing in picture books and poetry, an expat mom, and a Montessori kindergarten teacher. Her tri-lingual family lives in Magdeburg, Germany.
Tamara's editing services include developmental editing, line editing, poetry editing, and her signature “poetry coaching” for novice poets. Tamara focuses on picture books and other forms of children's literature.
She is the author of two picture books:
Marie's Big Adieu speaks to the heart of every child who's said a "big goodbye" and moved away from a friend.
Lockdown Drill at Superhero School, is a book for teachers and parents to calmly prepare for a Lockdown.
Coming in 2023:
Mermaids Don't Fart!
Eel's Book of Mermaid Jokes
Jumpstart to Reading ABC: Learning the Alphabet with the Montessori Method
Jumpstart to Reading ABC Activity Book
A laugh-out-loud picture book for nature- and fantasy-lovers: Shrimp says Mermaids DON'T fart, Eel say they do. Who is right, and what's that smell?