About Lily

Lily LaMotte author photo

Lily LaMotte is the debut author of the middle grade graphic novel Measuring Up from HarperCollins/HarperAlley and her debut picture book Chloe’s Lunar New Year. Her next middle grade graphic novel Unhappy Camper is forthcoming from HarperAlley on April 23, 2024.

When she isn’t writing, she cooks up new recipes, and explores new crafts. She also loves to load up the campervan for a writers retreat camping trip with her husband and her dog.

She is a graduate of Hamline’s MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults. She’s passionate about libraries and serves on the King County Library System Foundation Board. She also supported writers through her many roles on the SCBWI Western WA Advisory Board.

Lily is repped by Laura Rennert of the Andrea Brown Literary Agency for books and by Mary Pender at UTA for Film and Television.

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