Anne Sibley O’Brien

from her website, annesibleyobrien.com:

Anne Sibley O’Brien is a children’s book creator who has illustrated thirty-two picture books, including Jamaica's Find and six other Jamaica titles by Juanita Havill. She is the author of fourteen of those books, including the graphic novel retelling of The Legend of Hong Kil Dong: The Robin Hood of Korea. One recent title she wrote and illustrated - I'm New Here, a picture book about three immigrant children - was named to Kirkus Review's "Best Books of 2015." Her timely first novel, In the Shadow of the Sun, published in June 2017, is a political escape thriller set in North Korea, and is the first fictional representation for young readers of the contemporary DPRK.

Upcoming Programs:

October 16-18, 2017: Islesboro Central School, North Haven Community School, and Vinalhaven School