Gillian is the prize-winning author and illustrator of over thirty children's books, published world-wide and translated into ten languages. She is also the illustrator of Roos in Shoes, by Thomas Keneally, the acclaimed Australian author of Schindler's List.
Gillian's latest books The Lost Sock (October, 2014) and The Very Hungover Caterpillar (November, 2014) are now available on Amazon. She is currently at work on a third parody as well as an art book, How To Draw Everything (May 2015) with Michael O'Mara.
Gillian lives with her husband, the writer Nicholas Shakespeare, and her two sons, Max and Ben, in Oxford, UK.