Catherine Rayner

Winner of the 2009 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal for her second book Harris Finds His Feet, Catherine Rayner has now been shortlisted five times for the prestigious award. Other awards include the English 4-11 Award 2009 and the UKLA Children’s Book Award 2012. Solomon Crocodile was Picture Book of the Year in the Netherlands in 2014, which resulted in the book being animated and adapted for the stage. Norris, The Bear Who Shared was included in The Sunday Times 100 Children’s Modern Classics list 2014.
Catherine lives in Edinburgh with her husband two young sons, and a small menagerie of animals.