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The Team

I couldn't have published 'The Island of Animaux' on my own. Here are the other people who had huge roles:


Yuliya Somina is hugely talented illustrator, having provided the artwork for many books, including one by Bill Bryson. She has been great at nailing my rather vague ideas for pictures. Read more about her at


Jane Hammett is an Advanced Professional Member of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading (CIEP). Not only has she corrected all my grammatical errors, Jane also provided a number of plot suggestions. Read more about her at


Troubador have done all the typesetting, printing, marketing and sales, allowing me to realise soft and hard copies of the book. Special thanks to Stephanie Carr, Joe Shillito and Sophie Morgan. Read more about Troubador at

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