Tony Ross

Author & Illustrator

About Tony Ross

Tony Ross has been illustrating books for over 40 years, and has been published all over the world. He is perhaps best known for his much-loved Little Princess series, which has been adapted for TV and is currently showing on Channel 5s Milkshake, and for his collaboration on David Walliams’ best-selling children’s books. Tony’s books have been shortlisted for the The Laugh Out Loud Book Awards (Slug Needs a Hug) and the Kate Greenaway (Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers), and Tadpole’s Promise won the Silver Medal Smarties Prize. He has been named as the best-selling illustrator in the UK for three years in a row, and he is the UK’s libraries' most-borrwed illustrator. He lives in Rutland.

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Hug a Bear Day
You should read Goldilocks (A Hashtag Cautionary Tale) by Jeanne Willis. Published by Andersen.
20 days ago
Michael Rosen and Tony Ross
Out now! Rigatoni the Pasta Cat by Michael Rosen, illustrated by Tony Ross. Published by Andersen Digital.
7 months ago
Michael Rosen and Tony Ross
Out now! Rigatoni the Pasta Cat by Michael Rosen, illustrated by Tony Ross. Published by Andersen.
7 months ago
Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross
Out now! Old Macdonald Had a Phone by Jeanne Willis, illustrated by Tony Ross. Published by Andersen.
9 months ago
Christmas Eve
This Christmas, discover A Message For Santa by Hiawyn Oram and Tony Ross. Published by Andersen.
11 months ago
Christmas Eve
Loving The Nights Before Christmas this Christmas! By Tony Ross and published by Andersen.
11 months ago
National Horse Day (US)
A remarkable book that your children will love. The Racehorse Who Wouldn't Gallop by Clare Balding and Tony Ross.
11 months ago
National Horse Day (US)
Why not try Dozy Mare by Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross. Published by Andersen.
11 months ago

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