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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Kira Bigwood  

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Genre: C:CHILDREN Fiction



Illinois Connection

Bigwood lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Kira Bigwood writes childrens books, TV commercials, andmuch to her ten-year-olds dismaynotes for her kids lunchboxes. She was once edited out of a My Little Pony ad because she was missing her two front teeth (not that shes still hanging on to that or anything). Luckily, she has all her teeth now, and a much more positive attitude toward the editing process. Kira is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (go Heels!). Secret, Secret Agent Guy is her debut picture book.

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Titles At Your Library


-- ''Secret, Secret Agent Guy'', *Starred Reviews - Kirkus and School Library Journal