United kingdom children’s book writer and illustrator who wrote THE Ugly Bug as well as the Tom Gates series. She earned a 2011 Roald Dahl Crazy Award, a 2012 Crimson House Children’s Reserve Award, along with a 2012 Waterstone’s Children’s Reserve Prize on her behalf initial Tom Gates reserve, The Brilliant Globe of Tom Gates. She was a graphical design pupil at Camberwell College of Artwork in London and worked as a skill movie director for the music label Jive Information. As an illustrator, she helped Mary Joslin earn the 1999 Country wide Parenting Publications Prize on her behalf poetry compilation Twilight Rhymes Moonlight Verse. She wedded Tag Flannery. She was an illustrator for Julia Donaldson’s Spinderella.