Katy Towell is an Oklahoma/Kansas native, twice transplanted: first to California and then Oregon. An animator, graphic designer, illustrator and author, Katy dreams of one day being the scary old lady in the haunted house about which all the neighborhood kids tell ghost stories.
Katy is represented by Paul Rodeen of Rodeen Literary Management. She's written and illustrated two novels: Charlie and the Grandmothers (Knopf, 2015) and Skary Childrin and the Carousel of Sorrow (Knopf, 2011) and is currently working on more books while continuing to publish animated shorts on YouTube.
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