Nicholas Halliday was born in London and grew up in Surrey. He studied at Epsom School of Art and Design, Lancashire University and Kingston University. Following his graduation from Kingston with a BA in Graphic Design, he worked as a designer and illustrator. Since publishing his first books 'The Lonely Tree' and 'The Scummage', he has run the independent children's publisher HallidayBooks producing original children's titles. He has created several commissioned books and is currently working on the long awaited prequel to The Lonely Tree.
Nicholas is a patron for the children's charity 'Jigsaw4U' and works closely with other charities including 'Child Bereavement UK' where The Lonely Tree is used extensively.
See more of his work at www.hallidaybooks.com.