Lynnor Bontigao

Lynnor Bontigao

Lynnor Bontigao was 10 years old in the Philippines when she drew a story on pieces of paper and stapled them together. She joined a children’s book illustrators group in college. She graduated with a Fine Arts degree in Advertising but after emigrating to the United States, she became a programmer for a major financial firm for 15 years in New York City. In all those years, she never forgot her love of drawing for kids and kids at heart. Her first illustrated picture book, JACK & AGYU, was released in 2019 with Sawaga River Press. Lynnor is a member of SCBWI, CBIG, and PuddleJump Collective. She lives in New Jersey with her husband, 2 kids, and one tiny dog. She is represented by Caryn Wiseman at Andrea Brown Literary Agency.