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Rebecca is an internationally published author and illustrator. Her books have been shortlisted for the Sheffield Children’s Book Award 2015 and 2017, the Portsmouth Book Award 2016, Hillingdon Picture Book of the Year 2017 and most recently nominated for the Kate Greenaway CILIP Award 2017.

How the Library (NOT the Prince) Saved Rapunzel (words by Wendy Meddour) was selected for the Summer Reading Challenge 2016 and the Creative Learning Services #52bookchallenge 2017.

Rebecca grew up in a tiny village on the south of England. It was the perfect breeding ground for an aspiring illustrator; lots of pencils and paper, plenty of freedom and a library at the bottom of the road. After gaining a first-class degree in illustration at Westminster University and a Masters at Central Saint Martin’s, Rebecca worked as a graphic designer and animator in London. She now lives with her family in Stroud, where she took the plunge into making children’s books in 2013.

Rebecca is currently working on her ninth picture book. Other titles include TS Eliot’s ‘Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats’, ‘The Whopper’ and the ‘Bob and Flo’ series.

Represented by Penny Holroyde at Holroyde Cartey.

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PUBLISHERS

Oxford University Press : Faber & Faber : Francis Lincoln : Templar Publishing : Andersen Press : HarperCollins US : Little Bee Books US : Random House US

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EDUCATION

Central Saint Martins MA Communication Design (Illustration)

Westminster University Illustration First Class BA (Hons)

Huddersfield University Surface Pattern Design (1st year BA Hons)

Norwich School Of Art Foundation Course in Art & Design