Christine is a professional book editor and owner of Write for Success Editing Services. From 2015 through 2016, she was also the managing co-editor of and writer for SCBWI's Kite Tales. She continues to write select interviews and the quarterly "Ask an Editor" column for Kite Tales, a blog published for the SCBWI Tri-Regions of Southern California. Christine is a book reviewer for Good Reads with Ronna. From 2010-2012, she was the monthly newsletter editor and contributing writer for an international parenting organization.
First-place winner at the 2020 San Francisco Writer’s Conference
in the Children's and YA category for her picture book,
Chinese New Year: Riddle of the Dragon.
Christine was the recipient of an Honorable Mention for her graphic-style children's book in the 88th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition. Over 5,000 entries were considered.
November 2018 issue of Highlights magazine for ages 6-12, “Optical Illusion Art.”
May 2018 issue of Highlights High Five magazine for ages 2-6, my poem, “Half Birthday” with two-page art spread by Natali Sejuro Aliaga and puzzle.
Christine was the recipient of an Honorable Mention for picture book about Chinese New Year in the 86th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition. Over 5,100 entries were considered.
March 2017 issue of Highlights High Five magazine for ages 2-6, “Shoebox Guitar.” Art by Mitch Mortimer.