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, Chronicle Publishing, Pavilion Books, The Times Newspaper, Burt's Bees and Page One Theatre.

Her first picture book, The Journey Home, was published in October 2012 and was shortlisted for both the Waterstones Children's Prize and the Cambridgeshire 'Read it Again' book Prize. It has also been shortlisted by Junior Magazine for 'Best Picture Book' and 'New Talent'. It was nominated for the Kate Greenaway in 2014.

In April 2011 Frann became the first UK recipient of the Sendak Fellowship .