|Born||10 October 1937|
Natland, Westmorland (now Cumbria, England, UK
|Died||30 September 2012 (aged 74)|
Marlborough, Wiltshire, England
|Genre||Children's fantasy novels|
Helen Nicoll (10 October 1937 – 30 September 2012) was an English author of children's books. She is best known for the Meg and Mog series. In total, she wrote 17 books. She worked with Jan Pienkowski (illustrator) for over forty years on her books. In 1983, she founded an audiobook company called Cover to Cover. It was bought by BBC Worldwide in 2000.
Helen married Robert Kime, an interior designer and antique dealer, in 1970. They had a daughter and a son.