Jim Whiting

Children's book author. Acclaimed multi-genre freelance editor. Entertaining and informative classroom visitor.

Middle school running coach. Award-winning magazine publisher. Workshop presenter. Sportswriter. Light versifier. E-commerce and e-book writer. Teacher.

Runner. World traveler. Sailor. Scuba diver. Photographer. Actor. Patron of the arts. Hometown Hero. And of course Voracious Reader.

For more about Jim, read his biography and background.

Children's Books

With more than 160 (and counting!) non-fiction books for young readers on subjects ranging from A(ntarctica) to Z(onism), I am Washington State's most prolific author.

I would like to learn more.

School Visits

In addition to editing hundreds of children's non-fiction titles, my work includes adult and YA/Middle Grade fiction, picture books, memoirs, and much more. "I owe you, says one client.

I am interested in a school visit.

Editing Services

Even seemingly boring subjects come to life in my lively presentations. I'm also delighted to customize a visit that best suits your particular wishes.

I need editing services.