Andrea J. Loney

Andrea J.Loney is an award-winning author of children’s picture books. After earning an MFA in Dramatic Writing at NYU, she ran away with a circus, and then she joined the Walt Disney Company. Currently a computer teacher at LA Trade Technical College, she’s a member of SCBWI and The Brown Bookshelf. She’s also a 2nd grade reader/coordinator for Her works include Take a Picture of Me, James Vanderzee (Lee & Low Books 2017), Bunnybear (Albert Whitman & Company 2017), and Double Bass Blues (Random House Knopf 2019). Learn more at