Frann Preston-Gannon

Frann Preston-Gannon is a London based illustrator and designer. She has been widely published, including by Nosy Crow, VintageBooks, Lonely Planet, Walker Books, Powerhouse Publishing, Scholastic books US and Chronicle Publishing. Frann's first picture book, The Journey Home, was published in October 2012 and was shortlisted for both the Waterstones Children's Prize. In April 2011 Frann became the first UK recipient of the Sendak Fellowship, and in 2018 the poetry collection she illustrated I am the Seed that Grew the Tree was the Waterstones Gift Book of the Year.