Simon Rickerty is an award-winning illustrator known for his work on the Ten Little series (Orchard). Written by Mike Brownlow, this series continues to grow in popularity with the third title due out in 2015 and a fourth following soon after. It currently consists of Ten Little Pirates, Ten Little Princesses and Ten Little Dinosaurs. Simon has also collaborated with Anne Bonwell on the Hugo & Bella series published by OUP and Alan Durant on Unfortunately, published by Hachette in 2009.
Simon has written two titles of his own, Monkey Nut and Crayon which were published in 2013 by Simon & Schuster. He is currently working on the next Ten Little title and a new series for Random House.