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Melissa Kim

Melissa Kim is the author of eight children’s books (including a series of books on endangered animals), one adult guidebook, and countless articles for children’s magazines. She has worked as a writer and editor for more than twenty years in New York and London. Formerly the editorial director and children's and young adult book editor at Islandport Press, she has a BA from Brown University and a Masters from New York University. She is currently the Communications Director at Maine Audubon Society. A Snowy Owl Story, the first title in the Wildlife on the Move Series, was called “full of science and purpose” and named one of the best bird books of 2015 by the National Audubon Society. Kim currently lives in Maine with her husband and son.

Author photo by Kevin Bennett for Islandport Press.

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