Mark Robertson


M.P. Robertson is an internationally acclaimed author & illustrator of picture books. He studied Graphic Design at Kingston University in London and now lives in Bradford on Avon with his wife.

Mark’s is always busy drafting and creating new illustrations and loves using pen and ink with watercolour. All his drawings are created in his garden shed.

Mark loves creating mystical creatures and robots and he loves drawing dragons. His latest book CH1P is a wonderful futuristic tale of friendship and loyalty and is wonderfully illustrated in space. How To Grow & Eat Monster Vegetables combines a children’s story, recipes and fantastical illustrations. These books plus Hermione Betts And Her Unusual Pets, Hieronymous Betts And His Unusual Pets, The Sandcastle, The Dragon Snatcher, Seven Ways To Catch The Moon, Food Chain and Daring Daddy are published by FROM YOU TO ME LTD under the imprint FORGET ME NOT BOOKS.

Marks books have been long listed for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal and appeared in the Guardian top 100 titles and continue to be firm favourites with children all over the world as they are translated into 13 languages.

Mark works with primary schools around the country giving talks and demonstrating his art techniques inspiriting little readers, writers and illustrators everywhere.