Keilly Swift


Keilly is a children’s author and editor. She has worked in the publishing industry for more than twenty years and is currently Managing Editor of First News, the award-winning newspaper for young people. Keilly has been a keen supporter of Chickenshed’s work for many years. Her rhyming picture book, The Tigon and the Liger, is a celebration of difference and loving the skin you’re in. Her non-fiction book, How to Make a Better World, encourages young people to raise their voices to make a positive difference. Keilly’s books embrace the ethos of Chickenshed, and The Tigon and Liger has been developed as a stage show by both Chickenshed UK and NYC.