"Author - Illustrator"

What does daddy do? (Puffin, 2009)

Long-listed Kate Greenaway medal, Shortlisted Heart of Hawick award

{co-editions: Korea, Greece, Simplified Chinese, Brazil, south Africa}

Lion Inside

COMING SOON – The Lion Inside (Orchard September 2015)

Collaboration with Jim Field.

Nominated for the Kate Greenaway medal 2017.

Shortlisted for the London Evening standard award and the Somerset Children’s book Award.

Longlisted for the UKLA award.  

{co-editions: US, France, Germany, Russia, China, Norway, Sweden, Canada, S.Africa, Wales – 14 co-editions in total date}

Sister Alien

My Sister is an Alien (Puffin 2010)

Won the Nottingham Children’s book award, shortlisted Cambridgeshire read it again award

{co-editions: Korea, Simplified Chinese, Brazil, South Africa}.



MINE!(Puffin 2011)

Shortlisted for the FCBG Award, Shortlisted Coventry Book award.

{co-editions: Korea, Simplified Chinese, Brazil, South Africa}

Love Moster

Love MonsterHarper Collins 2012 / Farrar Strauss Giroux – US

Shortlisted for the Dundee picture book award.

No.1 1 bestseller in the states for 2 weeks running Feb 2015.

{co-editions: Portugal, US, Spanish, Turkish, Simplified Chinese}


Walter & The No Need to Worry Suit(Harper Collins 2012)

Shortlisted for the Stockport Brilliant book award and the Red House children’s book award.

{co-editions: Turkish, Korean}

Super Spectacles

Benjamin Bounce and the Super Spectacles (Harper Collins 2013)

Nominated for the People’s Book Prize 2013.

{co-editions: Turkish, Korean}

Perfect Present

Love Monster & The Perfect Present(Harper Collins 2013)

Winner of the Dundee picture book award.

{co-editions: US, Turkish, Simplified Chinese}

Squirells Qualrelled

COMING SOON – The Squirrels who Squabbled

Illustrated by Jim Field (Orchard, Hachette) – September 2017

Last Chocolate

Love Monster & The Last Chocolate (Harper Collins 2014)

{co-editions: US, Turkish, Simplified Chinese}

Scary Something

Love Monster & The Scary something(Harper Collins) – October 2015

{co-editions:US, Turkish}

Sise By

Side by Side {Orchard – April 2014}

First collaboration with Debi Gliori!

{co-editions: US, Russia, Finland}

Amazing Daddy

Amazing Daddy(Orchard, Hachette March 2016)

Self illustrated

{co-editions: US, France)


All I want for Christmas – self illustrated (Orchard, Hachette) – July 2017


The Koala who could(Orchard, Hachette – September 2016)

Collaboration with Jim Field.

Shortlisted for the Bishop Sortford College of Literarture Award

co-editions:US, France, Germany, Russia, China, Norway, Sweden, Canada, S.Africa, Wales, Italy– 14 co-editions in total to date

Rachel bright

Rachel bright

Trained in Graphics at Kingston University, followed by a Masters Degree in Printmaking at UWE, her striking illustrative and typographic style, coupled with her witty storytelling have resulted in an award winning and ever-growing collection of acclaimed picture books (15 published to date with 4 more due for release over the next 18 months).

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