Atinuke was born in Nigeria and spent her childhood in both Africa and the UK. As a traditional oral storyteller, drawing upon her recent Yoruba ancestry, she visits schools and theatres all over the world. Atinuke is the author of the bestselling Anna Hibiscus fiction series, as well as the No. 1 Car Spotter series, and the picture books Baby Goes to Market and B Is for Baby. Atinuke lives on a mountain overlooking the sea in west Wales and supports the charity SOS Children's Village. Onyinye Iwu is a Nigerian designer, illustrator and educator living in London. She was born in Italy, where she spent most of her childhood, then moved to the UK when she was a teenager. A teacher by day and an illustrator by night, Onyinye enjoys reading books, especially those that make her laugh.
Delightful tales of kindness and courage in adversity. * The Sunday Times & The Sunday Times Ireland * Featured in Atinuke's piece, 'Top 5 picture books with black people in them'. * The Big Issue * Featured in The Bookseller's January Previews 2021, * The Bookseller *