Ben O’Donnell

Ben O'Donnell Children's Author About Ben Ben O’Donnell has worked in literacy and education for over a decade. Reading, books and children’s stories have been the central focus of his career, from supporting vulnerable young people with The Prince’s...

Petr Horacek

Petr Horacek Children's Author & Illustrator About Petr Petr Horácek was born on the 30th June 1967 in Czechoslovakia. He grew up on the outskirts of Prague. From the age of 15-19 Petr studied at the High School of Art in Prague Václav Hollar High School of Applied...

Jamie Victoria Barnes

Jamie Victoria Barnes Children's Author About Jamie Jamie is an experienced Early Years specialist, independent trainer, consultant writer and speaker with a particular passion for Forest School and outdoor education. Jamie is the creator of ‘The Childcare Guru’ and...

Beatrice Wallbank

Beatrice Wallbank Children's Author About Beatrice Beatrice grew up in Mid Wales and has a love for wild places.She is a theatre stage manager, which involves such things as climbing ladders, getting covered in paint, hunting down weird and wacky props and running...

Madeleine Perham

Madeleine Perham Children's Author About Madeleine Madeleine was born in London and grew up ten minutes’ walk from her local library (which wasn’t quite as good as living in it, but was close enough). She studied English at Oxford and spent much of her time in...