About Lily

Lily LaMotte author photo

Lily LaMotte is the debut author of the middle grade graphic novel Measuring Up from HarperCollins/HarperAlley. Her upcoming debut picture book Chloe’s Lunar New Year will be available January 3, 2023. And, her next middle grade graphic novel Unhappy Camper will be available in 2023.

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 two dogs.

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.

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