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Speaker Profile - Kelly Jordan


Region: Southern Breeze (AL, GA, and the FL panhandle)
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Kelly Jordan’s debut picture book, THE LITTLE BLUE COTTAGE (Page Street Kids, 2020), received a starred review from Kirkus Reviews and was awarded a Crystal Kite Award by SCBWI's Southern Breeze Region. Her second picture book, CHASE THE MOON, TINY TURTLE, just released from Page Street in March 2021. 

Jordan is a Gulf Coast native and a graduate of the University of Georgia’s Grady College of Journalism. She lives in Decatur, Georgia, with her husband, brand new baby boy, cat, and dog.