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About Kelly Leigh Miller

Kelly Leigh Miller is an illustrator, author, and cartoonist. 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 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, watching spooky movies, exploring museums and going on adventures!

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Literary Inquiries: 

Email Thao Le at thao@dijkstraagency.com!  

Editorial and School/Library/Bookstore Visit Inquiries:

Email me at hello@kellyleighmiller.com!

Author mail can be sent to:

Kelly Leigh Miller
3023 N Clark St Unit 367
Chicago, IL 60657

Publishing Clients:

Penguin Random House


Simon & Schuster

Editorial Clients:

The Spruce

Cricket Magazine

The Balance


Working Mother Magazine


Baltimore Magazine

Louisville Magazine

Kentucky Living.

Author Page: Goodreads

Recognition/Acknowledgements: Society of Illustrators, Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, American Illustration, Spectrum, and 1st place for Best Illustration in 2015 Statewide Editors Association Willie’s contest.

Galleries: Light Grey Art Lab, Society of Illustrators, Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, Gallery Nucleus, and Gilah.

Press: From GabriellaBuzzfeedThe Daily Dot

Education: Maryland Institute College of Art BFA in Illustration & MPS in Business of Art and Design.