Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Speaker Profile - Faith Pray

Illustrator and Writer

Region: Western Washington
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Faith Pray (yes, that's actually her name, by marriage) is a Pacific Northwest author-illustrator who regularly wrangles four kids plus two cats. After a stroke left her struggling to find her writing words, Faith turned to art as a way back to stories. She is passionate about books, literacy, rainstorms, and growing kindness.

Twitter: @faithpray7

Instagram: @faith.pray

Facebook: /faith.pray

Faith's author-illustrator debut THE STARKEEPER (Random House, June, 2020) was an Indie Favorite on the Summer 2020 Kids' Indie Next List,  a Black Eyed Susan Award finalist, and the SCBWI Western region 2020 Crystal Kite winner.  

Faith is represented by Molly O'Neill at Root Literary.