Authors & Illustrators

Nick Maland

Nick Maland graduated in English and Drama from London University in 1981 and pursued a career in the theatre, acting and directing in the London Fringe before becoming a full-time illustrator. He has worked as an editorial illustrator for the TES, The Times, The Observer, The Guardian and the Independent amongst others. He was shortlisted for the Mother Goose Award in 1996 (for Welcome Night) and the Children's Book Award in 1998 (for Brave Whale). Further prestigious wins include the V&A illustration award in 2003 (You've Got Dragons) and the Silver Medal in Society of Illustrators Original Art 2005 Exhibition as well as the Stockport Children's Book Award (for Snip Snap), and won the Booktrust Early Years Award (for Oliver Who Travelled Far and Wide). He has a daughter and a son and lives in Brighton.

Books illustrated by Nick Maland

  • Big Blue Whale

    By Nicola Davies
    Illustrated by Nick Maland

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    Find out about the largest mammal on the planet in this fun, informative, award-winning picture book, part of the Nature Storybooks series.

  • Glog

    By Pippa Goodhart
    Illustrated by Nick Maland

    Paperback, AUS $11.99, NZ $13.99
    Enter a prehistoric world with cave-boy Glog in this innovative storybook designed to boost reader confidence.

  • Jake's Cave

    By Lou Kuenzler
    Illustrated by Nick Maland

    Paperback, AUS $13.99, NZ $15.99
    "Your imagination made that cave big enough for a dragon," said Uncle Paul. "A dragon as big as a bus!"

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