Gill McLean is a UK author, illustrator and designer based in North Yorkshire.
Gill was brought up in rural Lancashire, England, spending her childhooddrawing, raising poultry, and exploring the hills and streams in wellies. To this day she maintains an interest in all thingswiggly. Natural historybecame the basis upon which she developed her illustrations, which developed into character designs forgreetings cards and children's books.
Gill has written, illustrated and designed children's bookswith many publishers, including Templar, Oxford University Press, QED, Parragon, and Harper Collins. Her books have alsofeaturedon CBeebies(BBC) asa read-aloud bedtime story.