United States / Northern Ireland
OLIVER JEFFERS is a visual artist and author working in painting, bookmaking, illustration, collage, performance and sculpture. His critically acclaimed picture books have been translated into over forty-five languages, and sold over 12 million copies worldwide. Jeffers has been the recipient of numerous awards, including a New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books Award, Bologna Rigazzi Award, an Irish Book Award and a United Kingdom Literary Association Award. His seventeenth book as author and illustrator was released in September 2019.