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Bethany Christou

Bethany Christou is a children’s illustrator and author based in rural Hertfordshire in the UK. She studied BA Illustration at Cambridge School of Art and graduated with a first class degree in 2016. She wrote and illustrated her first picture book, Slow Samson, in her final year of university. The book was Highly Commended for […]

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Chris White

Chris White* is a writer. Illustrator and performance poet. He has sold thousands of books world-wide due to constant appearances at festivals, schools  and libraries across the globe. He has had many poetry and story books published since his first, ‘Bitey the Veggie Vampire’, in 2000. As well as scribbling pictures to accompany his own […]

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Dapo Adeola

Dapo Adeola is an illustrator and character designer who creates characters and images that challenge gender norms in a fun and upbeat way. He runs illustration and character design workshops in and out of schools, to help highlight the possibilities of a career in illustration to inner-city children. *Official featured VIP illustrator

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Katy Halford

Katy Halford is a children’s book illustrator living in Leicestershire. She studied Illustration at Loughborough University and went on to study teaching at Birmingham University. She was an art teacher for many years until one day she had a light bulb moment and decided to focus on her true passion, children’s book illustration. Shortly after […]

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Rikin Parekh

Rikin Parekh studied at Camberwell College of Arts and the University of Westminster. He has since worked as a Production Illustrator in the film industry and selling books for a national chain. He also currently works as an LSA (Learning Support Assistant) in primary schools in London, inspiring children to draw, read and write. A […]

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Rob Biddulph

Rob Biddulph is a bestselling children’s author and illustrator. He is also the official World Book Day Illustrator for 2019, 2020 and 2021. His first picture book, Blown Away, was only the second illustrated book in history to win the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize and all of his subsequent titles have won/been nominated for major […]

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Sarah Horne

Sarah Horne learnt to draw whilst trying to explain her reasoning for an elaborate haircut at the age of nine. An illustrator for over fifteen years, she started her Illustration career working freelance for newspapers such as The Guardian, The Independent On Sunday and Print Week. She also worked on commissions for advertising clients such […]

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Sarah McIntyre

Illustrator and writer Sarah McIntyre is easy to spot in her pointy glasses and hats. Sometimes she writes and draws picture books and comics herself, sometimes she illustrates books for other people, including Giles Andreae, Alan MacDonald, Gillian Rogerson, Anne Cottringer and Claire Freedman. When she makes books with Philip Reeve, they both brainstorm the […]

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Steven Lenton

Steven Lenton* hails from Cheshire and now works from his studio in Soho, London creating an array of charming characters for his picture books. Best known for illustrating the bestselling Shifty McGifty series written by Tracey Corderoy, Steven has illustrated many lovely book as well as writing and illustrating his own stories. *VIP illustrator (current)

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