Anne Sibley O'Brien


Anne Sibley O'Brien was raised in South Korea from the time she was seven years old. She now works full time as a writer and illustrator of children's books and is the illustrator of the popular Jamaica series. She also wrote and illustrated Bebop Books' SISTER, SISTER. When she isn't painting or writing for children, Anne writes a monthly feature column for The Bulletin of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Anne lives with her husband on Peaks Island, Maine. They have two grown children. Visit her online at


Africa Is Not a Country

Mark Melnicove, Margy Burns Knight, et al.


Jouanah: A Hmong Cinderella

Jewell Reinhart Coburn and Anne Sibley O'Brien


What Will You Be, Sara Mee?

Kate Aver Avraham and Anne Sibley O'Brien


Someone New

Ann Sibley O'Brien and Anne Sibley O'Brien


Circle Round

Anne Sibley O'Brien and Hanna Cha