Next Letter for Kids: Katie O’Neill


Our next Letter for Kids comes from author and illustrator Katie O’Neill! Katie shares what it’s like writing for kids who live in the United States all the way from New Zealand, and what’s in her author/illustrator toolbox!

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Katie O’Neill is an Eisner- and Harvey Award-winning illustrator and graphic novelist from New Zealand. She is the author of Princess Princess Ever After, Aquicorn Cove, The Tea Dragon Society, The Tea Dragon Festival, and Dewdrop, all from Oni Press. She mostly makes gentle fantasy stories for younger readers, and is very interested in tea, creatures, things that grow, and the magic of everyday life.


Illustrated image of Katie O’Neill courtesy of Katie O’Neill.