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Genre: C:CHILDREN Fiction Illustrator




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Miller lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Kelly Leigh Miller is an illustrator and author. She spent her childhood drawing and making up stories in Louisville, Ky, studied art at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, MD, and now resides in Chicago, IL, where she illustrates and writes professionally. She is the author of I Am A Wolf and many more books to come! Her ideas usually come from daydreaming with her sketchbook and past adventures. When she's not drawing or writing, she enjoys reading a good book, playing video games, watching spooky movies, and exploring museums! She is represented by Thao Le of Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency.

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