Author & Illustrator

Jane Ray

Biography

Jane Ray graduated from Middlesex University in 3D Design. She began her career designing greetings cards, book jackets and posters. Gradually, however, she moved towards children’s book illustration, especially fairy tales, mythology and folktales. Jane’s first picture book for Frances Lincoln was Jinnie Ghost with Berlie Doherty, which was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. Her other acclaimed picture books include The King of Capri with Jeanette Winterson, Romeo and Juliet with Michael Rosen, and The Dolls’ House Fairy and Snow White, which she both wrote and illustrated. She lives with her family in North London.

Most Popular Jane Ray Books

Hummingbird book
4.0
birds · nature
Hummingbird
happiness · competition · feelings and emotions
The Glassmaker's Daughter
adventure · history · french
Zeraffa Giraffa
picture book
The Dollhouse Fairy

All Jane Ray Books

Collaborators

Nicola Davies
Dianne Hofmeyr

Personal Info

Books Stats

1Authored & Illustrated
3Illustrated

Most Recent Book

Hummingbird book
4.0
birds · nature
Hummingbird

Highest Rated Book

adventure · history · french
Zeraffa Giraffa