Melissa Conroy is an Author/Illustrator. She was born in Beaufort, SC and raised in Atlanta, GA to a family that thrived on storytelling. In addition to drawing and storytelling, her interests include textile design, sewing, and knitting. She lives in Philadelphia, PA with her two kids, husband, an energetic Australian Shepherd and three cats who showed up on her doorstep one day and never left. Melissa’s books include The Lowcountry Coloring Book, Grandma Is An Author, and Poppy’s Pants.