Red House Children’s Book Award winning illustrator, Lee Wildish, has a successful track record of creating memorable characters and beautiful engaging picture books.
His US presence continues to build, following the success of How to Babysit a Grandpa with Random House USA. Reaching number 2 on the New York Times best-sellers list, there are plans to develop the concept into a 4 book series.
Lee is working alongside the creative team at Hodder Children’s Books where he is developing two exciting new picture books authored by Sue Hendra. He also works with Kes Gray on a series of highly successful books to help children deal with significant life events. At Egmont, Lee illustrates the Guillain series, George, that is continuing to prove a huge hit.
No.9, New York Times Best Sellers List 2015 (How to Babysit a Dad)
No.3, New York Times Best Sellers List 2015 (How to Babysit a Grandma)
Shortlisted, Sheffield Children's Book Award 2015 (Worries Go Away)
Winner, Red House Children's Book Award 2013 (Spooky Spooky House)
Winner, Cystal Kite Member Choice Award 2013 (How to Babysit a Grandpa)
No. 7, New York Times Bestsellers List 2013 (How to Babysit a Grandpa)
Shortlisted, Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2013 (Spaghetti with the Yeti)
Shortlisted, AOI Illustrators Awards 2013
No. 5, New York Times Bestsellers List 2012 (How to Babysit a Grandma)
Winner, Hillingdon Picture Book Award 2011 (The Grunt and the Grouch)
How to Surprise a Dad - ...Wildish adds touches of humor in each of the digitally rendered illustrations. - Kirkus Reviews
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