Author and illustrator Katy Hudson won the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Best Book Award Gold in 2014 for her illustrations in the book Animal Teachers.
Her debut picture book, Bear and Duck, received strong reviews, including a starred review from Kirkus. Hudson’s Too Many Carrots was the number one bestselling picture book in the US for three consecutive weeks during Easter 2017 and has recently been translated into Arabic. Her follow-up is A Loud Winter’s Nap.
Hudson lives in London.