Jill Murphy studied at Chelsea, Croydon and Camberwell Schools of Art. She worked in a childrens home for four years and as a nanny for a year before becoming a very successful freelance writer and illustrator. Jill lives in Cornwall.
Which books did you love as a child? Did you jump down the rabbit hole with Alice or swing through the jungle with Mowgli? Here are thirteen classic children's books to pass on to the next generation.