Jo Williamson has an MA in Children's Book Illustration from Cambridge School of Art and How to be a Dog is her first picture book. Jo worked for many years in London as a fashion designer, but always dreamed of being an illustrator.
Jo graduated in 2014 and now spends most of her spare time creating characters and illustrating picture books.
Rosie Millard is a journalist, writer and broadcaster. She was the BBC Arts Correspondent for ten years, since when she has been a profile writer at The Sunday Times, columnist for The Independent, arts editor of The New Statesman, theatre critic and feature writer. She makes TV and radio documentaries and appears as a commentator for a number of national TV shows. She is Chair of Hull City of Culture 2017.