Welcome! I’m Catherine, a young adult and middle grade author. I’m so excited to share my stories with you.

Catherine Bakewell Headshot
Photo by All Things Simple Photography


Catherine Bakewell is a writer, artist, freelance editor and translator, and an opera enthusiast. She’s lived in Spain and in France, where she romped through gardens, ate pastries, and worked on her novels.

Her debut middle-grade fantasy, WE ARE THE SONG, is slated for publication with Holiday House in Spring 2022.

She is represented by Jordan Hamessley at New Leaf Literary and Media, Inc.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact her at catherinebakewell@gmail.com.

Below you’ll find my latest blog posts. Every Tuesday, I share my thoughts on writing and querying, as well as author interviews and the occasional just-for-fun post. You can find my Redbubble shop over here (I have a few writerly stickers for sale)!

If you like my blog or want to share some love, you can buy me a coffee here! Thank you so much!