Briggs, Kelly (1958 - )

Genre: Children's Literature, Illustrator

Kelly Briggs, a children's book author and illustrator, was born in Rockland on Sept. 12, 1958 and raised in Camden, where she lives with her family. Her roots go deep: Briggs' great-great-grandfather, William Gill, was mayor of Camden in the late 1800s.

Selected Bibliography

  • Island Alphabet: An ABC of Maine Islands (1995)chosen by Yankee Magazine as one of its 100 classic New England children's books.
  • Lighthouse Lullabye (2001)