Awards, Nominations & Accolades


Nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal 2017

Longlisted for the UKLA (UK Literary Association) 2017 Award


Nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal 2017

Shortlisted for the St.Helens Schools Library Service Book Awards 2017


Longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal 2016

Winner of the Oxfordshire Book Awards (picture book category) 

Winner of the Early Years Niagara Literary Award 

Longlisted for the UKLA (UK Literary Association) 2016 Award

Shortlisted for the Nottingham Children's Book Award 2016

Gold Star Award from  NAPPA (National Parenting Publications Awards)

Picture Book of the Month at Barnes & Noble, Jan 2015

Best Book: Listed in Book Trust's Best Book Guide 2015

Honoured by Society Of Illustrators

Book of the Week: The Times

Listed in Books For Keeps Books of the Year 2015


Winner of London Evening Standard's Oscar's Book Prize

Nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal

Shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize

Shortlisted for the 'Read it Again' Award

Shortlisted for the Sheffield's Children's Book Award

Shortlisted for the Coventry Inspiration Book Awards


Shortlisted for the Nottingham Children's Book Award 2015