Clara Vulliamy is an illustrator and author best known for her Dixie O’Day series (Random House), aimed at children aged 5+, for which she collaborated with her mother, Shirley Hughes. Clara 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 teamed up with Polly Faber on the Mango and Bambang series (Walker Books). The fourth Mango and Bambang title was published in January 2017. Clara has recently rejuvenated four Mary Plain titles, by author Gwynedd Rae, which were all published in 2017 (Egmont).
Clara has written and illustrated the Dotty Detective series; all six titles have now been published with the sixth, The Holiday Mystery, published in May 2018 (HarperCollins).
Clara’s latest title, Picking Pickle, is a collaboration with Polly Faber and was published in June 2018 (Pavilion Children’s Books).