Alice Shirley - Author Picture

Alice Shirley - Author

Alice Shirley is a graduate of the Byam Shaw School of Art (now part of the London Institute). She has worked with the sculptor Anthony Gormly and has recently finished a major illustration project called Squid In Ink for the Natural History Museum. Alice lives in London.

Click here to see a video of Alice painting the squid for the museum.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Alice Shirley

The Gentle Lion and Little Owlet : A Tale of an Unlikely Friendship
Alice Shirley
The touching story of a very unusual friendship lies at the heart of this beautiful book. When a little owl falls from the sky and lands on a lion's paws it should be terrified. Instead, this little owlet feels sure...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 21/03/2012
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