Contact and About
LJR Kelly was born in London, England. He studied politics at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, and writing at Dartmouth College, USA. He lives between New York and the hills of New Hampshire. His first children's book, "Blanket and Bear, A Remarkable Pair" (Putnam), has been illustrated by Yoko Tanaka and will be in stores on August 29, 2013.
LJR Kelly is delighted to come from a family filled with other writers--including his sister, mother, father, aunts and grandfather.
Luke is the acting Managing Director of the literary estate of his grandfather, Roald Dahl. In this role, he manages the ways that Roald's stories are kept alive in publishing, digital, film, merchandise and stage iterations.