Hollie Hughes

Hollie Hughes is the author of two picture books for children – The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth (longlisted, Oxfordshire Book Awards 2017) and Ninja Nan (shortlisted, Hillingdon Picture Book of the Year 2017).

Previously a youth worker and higher education lecturer, much of her work now takes place in schools – both as a visiting author, and as a literacy consultant.  She also runs writing workshops for children and adults, and regularly takes part in literary festivals and events.

Her next book – Princess Swashbuckle – will be published by Bloomsbury in 2018.