Biography for Into the Forest

Random House, Inc.
Anthony Browne is the author-illustrator of the highly acclaimed Willy books, including WILLY THE WIMP, WILLY THE WIZARD, and WILLY'S PICTURES. He is also the creator of ANIMAL FAIR, a book with pop-ups and moving parts. He was awarded the highest international accolade for children's book illustration, the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, in 2000. Anthony Browne has also won the Kate Greenaway Medal, twice, for GORILLA and ZOO. Rich in surreal detail, his distinctive artwork has made him a favorite with children and adults the world over. Anthony Browne lives in England.