Mick Manning and Brita Granström have been collaborating on both illustration and text for twenty two years. Their first book together, ‘The World Is Full of Babies’, won the Smarties Silver Prize in 1996. Since then they have won the Times Education Supplement Award, received five Royal Society Junior Science Book prizes, and have won the English Association Award for the fifth time with ‘Charlie’s War Illustrated’ in 2014.
Recent publications include: The Brontes; Children of the Moors, The Story of Britain, William Shakespeare, and Wild Adventures.
‘Mick Manning and Brita Granström’s approach to non-fiction for younger children has revolutionised our bookshelves.‘
Lindsey Fraser, The Scotsman