Clara Vulliamy is an illustrator and author best known for her Dixie O’Day series (Random House) for which she collaborated with her mother, Shirley Hughes. Dixie, aimed at children aged 5+, is on its third title with a fourth due in late 2015. She has also created a pre-school series, Martha and the Bunny Brothers (Harper Collins) and collaborated with James Mayhew on Bubble and Squeak (Orchard).
Clara has also been entertaining children and families for several with talks and workshops at bookshops, fairs and festivals.
She is currently working on projects for a number of publishers including Harper Collins and Random House, and the third title in the Mango and Bambang series written by Polly Faber.
The second Mango title will be published in March 2016 followed by the fifth Dixie title in July 2016. The first Dotty Detective title was published in May 2016 with the second following in July 2016 and a third to be published in January 2017.