Author & Illustrator

Laurie Keller

Biography

<b>Laurie Keller</b> is the acclaimed author-illustrator of <i>Do Unto Otters</i>, <i>Arnie, the Doughnut</i>, <i>The Scrambled States of America</i>, and <i>Open Wide: Tooth School Inside</i>, among numerous others. She grew up in Muskegon, Michigan, and always loved to draw, paint and write stories. She earned a B.F.A. at Kendall College of Art and Design, then worked at Hallmark as a greeting card illustrator for seven-and-a-half years, until one night she got an idea for a children’s book. She quit her job, moved to New York City, and soon had published her first book. She loved living in New York, but she has now returned to her home state, where she lives in a little cottage in the woods on the shore of Lake Michigan.

Most Popular Laurie Keller Books

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Elephant and Piggie Book Series

Collaborators

Janet Tashjian
Adam Rex
Mo Willems

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Books Stats

6Authored & Illustrated
5Illustrated

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Laurie Keller
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5.0
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