Richard Brassey has written and illustrated a number of books for Orion including The Story of London, The Story of Ireland and Nessie the Loch Ness Monster. He has worked on the Brillant Brits series which tells stories focusing on iconic figures from history such as Boudica, Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth I.
One of his best selling books, The Story of London (Orion) covers the history of London from the Roman era to today in wonderfully colourful comic illustrations. His publications include The Story of the Olympics (Orion) which explores the history of the Games revealing exciting and wacky facts about the events.
Richard is currently working on new ideas.