Publishers Childrens Department. She has the great privilege of working with some of the most talented authors and illustrators in the business: Michael Morpurgo, Judith Kerr, David Walliams, Michael Foreman and Steven Lenton to name a few. She feels passionate about children’s literacy. She has recently become a foster parent. She believes a book is a’pathway’ to the world and beyond so they should reflect a diverse range of people and experiences.