Gemma Merino won the prestigious Macmillan Prize for Childrens Illustration in 2011, whilst studying for her MA in Childrens Illustration at Cambridge School of Art. Born in Catalonia, Gemma originally studied architecture in Barcelona and has worked in practices in Spain, Dublin, Tel Aviv and now London, where she lives. THE CROCODILE WHO DIDN'T LIKE WATER is her debut picture book.
Filled with witty, uplifting stories and brilliant illustrations, your child will want to read these picture books again and again.
Gemma Merino has won the Oscar's Book Prize with The Cow Who Climbed a Tree and was presented with her award by HRH Princess Beatrice of York, one of this year’s judges.
Have some fun with these fantastic activity sheets!
Having won the Oscar's Book Prize last year, I had the honour to be at the Hay Festival last Saturda...
by @gemma.merino.illustration - 4 months ago
If you are curious about what The Sheep Who Hatched an Egg is about, here is a trailer done by the A...
by @gemma.merino.illustration - 5 months ago
I've just got a copy of my latest book 'The Sheep Who Hatched an Egg', by Macmillan Children's Books...
by @gemma.merino.illustration - 7 months ago
Look what is out in the UK!
"The Crocodile who didn't like water" board book for the little ones.
by @gemma.merino.illustration - one year ago
For those who would like to know a bit more about Oscar's Bo...
Look what has arrived! - 2 years ago
The Cow Who Climbed a Tree - 2 years ago
The Dragon Who Didn't Like Fire - 3 years ago
Coventry - 3 years ago
Happy Birthday Little Crocodile! - 3 years ago
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