Jean Daigneau has been published in the adult and children's newspaper and magazine markets, including Highlights and Fun for Kidz, and has sold educational testing material, craft ideas, and greeting card text. Her work has appeared in The Guide to Literary Agents and The Children’s Writer’s and Illustrator’s Market. Her recent sale CODE CRACKING FOR KIDS is forthcoming (Chicago Review Press).
Jean has appeared on local radio and television talking about the SCBWI and children's writing. Currently she writes a column called “Genre Spotlight” for the Children’s Book Insider. She is a former regional and assistant regional advisor for the SCBWI Ohio North region and currently serves on the executive board.
Jean is a founding partner of a children’s writers’ critique service along with Gloria A. Adams called Two-4-One Kid Critiques. She and her husband live in Kent, Ohio.