David Litchfield is a multi-award winning illustrator and author represented by The Bright Agency. David’s work has appeared in magazines, newspapers, books and on T-shirts. He has also exhibited his illustrations in both solo and group shows in the U.K, Europe and America. David has also illustrated a number of picture books and novels for authors such as Ross Montgomery, Gregory Maguire and Sally Lloyd-Jones as well as book covers for Kate Dicamillo, Neil Patrick Harris and many more.
His first self-penned picture book The Storm Whale won the inaugural Oscar’s Book Prize and was Dutch Picture Book Of The Year 2017. His second, Grandad’s Island, won the children’s book category of the AOI World Illustration Awards and was crowned Children’s Book of the Year at the Sainsbury’s Children’s Book Awards. In 2020 he won Oscar’s Book Prize for a second time with Tad.