Authors & Illustrators

Ros Asquith

Ros Asquith has been a Guardian cartoonist for 20 years, and has written and illustrated over 60 books for young people, including the international bestseller, The Great Big Book of Families, with Mary Hoffman, and the Alien Schoolboy and Teenage Worrier series. She graduated from Camberwell School of Art, working as a photographer, designer and teacher before becoming a theatre critic for Time Out and the Observer, and diary writer for the TV Times. Her other titles, for Barn Owl Books, are The Roman Beanfeast and The Skiver s Guide.

Books illustrated by Ros Asquith

  • Pirate Baby

    By Mary Hoffman
    Illustrated by Ros Asquith

    Hardback, AUS $24.99, NZ $27.99
    When the crew of pirate ship Ramshackle find a tiny baby adrift on the high seas, they are a bit flummoxed. Even more so, when they discover it's a baby girl.

  • Pirate Baby

    By Mary Hoffman
    Illustrated by Ros Asquith

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    Here is a pirate story with a difference - featuring female pirates and a baby, this hilarious tale is full of unexpected twists and turns.

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