Alexis Deacon

Author & Illustrator

About Alexis Deacon

Alexis Deacon graduated from the University of Brighton, where he studied Illustration, gaining a first class honours degree. Alexis Deacon was one of Booktrust's ten Best New Illustrators in 2008, and Beegu was a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year and shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Alexis lives in London.

Recent updates about Alexis Deacon

Oscar Wilde (Death)

Remembering Oscar Wilde who died on this day in 1900, why not try The Selfish Giant. Published by Red Fox Picture Books.

3 years ago

November Events

What better book than Geis 2: A Game Without Rules by Alexis Deacon to stay inside and get lost in! From Nobrow.

3 years ago

Peace and Quiet

Take some time and read Beegu by Alexis Deacon from Red Fox

3 years ago

Magical and Wonderous

Why not delve into Geis 2: A Game Without Rules by Alexis Deacon from Nobrow

3 years ago

A book to enjoy

The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde from Red Fox Picture Books

3 years ago

What's right?

Doing the right thing,.. The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde, published by Red Fox Picture Books. 

4 years ago

Spring Holiday Reads...

Croc and Bird by Alexis Deacon from Red Fox Picture Books is a great holiday read!

4 years ago

World Folktales and Fables Week

Why not read this The Selfish Giant classic fable to celebrate World Folktale and Fables Week. By Oscar Wilde and published by Red Fox Picture Books.

4 years ago

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