Kellie Magnus

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Kellie Magnus is a Jamaican children’s book writer and publisher. Her books include the popular Little Lion series as well as several titles in the Ministry of Education’s Literacy 123 series used in primary schools. Her publishing imprint, Jackmandora, released Jamaica’s first board books for infants, Trixie Triangle and A Book for Baby, which were used in the BookStart Jamaica Pilot Programme to promote reading to children from birth. Kellie serves on the boards of the Book Industry Association of Jamaica, the National Library of Jamaica and the Early Childhood Commission.