Just Imagine

KS1

Author Focus: Benji Davies

Author focus: these authors have been chosen for their rich and varied body of work, recognition through major awards and for their appeal to readers.

Benji Davies is an illustrator, author and animation director.

His first self-penned picture book, The Storm Whale, won the inaugural Oscar’s Book Prize and was Dutch Picture Book Of The Year 2017. His second, Grandad’s Island, won the children’s book category of the AOI World Illustration Awards, was crowned Children’s Book of the Year at the Sainsbury’s Children’s Book Awards and has since been adapted for the stage.

Benji studied animation at university where he learnt how to tell stories with pictures, from short films and music videos, to title sequences and picture books.

Includes 2 copies of each of the following:

The Storm Whale
The Storm Whale in Winter
On Sudden Hill
Grandad’s Island
Come Home Already
The Grotlyn
Also an Octopus
Giant of Jum
£89.00

Benji Davies

Author focus: these authors have been chosen for their rich and varied body of work, recognition through major awards and for their appeal to readers. Benji Davies is an illustrator,... Read more