As her astonishing track record of award wins and short-listings attest,
Caryl Hart is a rising star in the picture book arena. Her books have
been shortlisted for the Portsmouth, Stockport, Sheffield, & Norfolk Children's
Book Awards, 2010-2012. Don't Dip Your Chips in Your Drink, Kate!
was winner of the Sheffield Children's Book Awards 2010 and The Rotherham
Award in 2011. Such is the popularity of her Albie character that he now
stars in four picture books with two further adventures commissioned.
Caryl lives in the Peak District with her husband and two daughters and runs creative literacy workshops in schools and libraries. Her favourite word is “snuggle” and her favourite place is the library because it's warm and full of books.
“The best author visit we have EVER had”
Federation of Children's Book Groups, Bristol
"Hart is a rising picture book star" Children's Bookseller
Represented by Mandy Suhr