Neal Layton is an award-winning illustrator of over forty children’s books, including <i>Oscar and Arabella, </i> which he also wrote, and <i>That Rabbit Belongs to Emily Brown</i> by Cressida Cowell, winner of the Smarties Gold Award in the UK. Neal has worked in a chocolate factory, in a teapot factory, and on a lettuce farm. He now lives in Portsmouth on the English coast with his family. He likes living by the seaside. Learn more at neallayton.co.uk, or follow him on Twitter @LaytonNeal.