Clare Elsom - Author Picture

Clare Elsom - Illustrator

Clare Elsom is an illustrator of lots of children's books, including the Flying Fergus series, written by Olympic champion Sir Chris Hoy and Joanna Nadin, and Furry Friends, the new series from bestselling author Holly Webb.

Horace and Harriet is her first authored series.

She studied Illustration at Falmouth University (lots of drawing) and also has an MA in Children's Literature from Roehampton University (lots of writing).

She grew up in Oxford, lived in London and then ran away to beautiful Devon where she spends her free time tap-dancing, paddle boarding and drinking cinnamon lattes.

Featured Books, with extracts, illustrated by Clare Elsom

Horace and Harriet: Take on the Town
Clare Elsom
March 2018 Debut of the Month | In a nutshell: fast-moving, funny, highly-illustrated story with a very unusual central character | Seven-year-old Harriet makes an unusual new friend in this hugely appealing new series: Horace – or to give him...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/03/2018
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Sophie's Squeaky Surprise
Holly Webb - illustrated by Clare Elsom
With delightful illustrations throughout, this is a lovely tale about a young girl coping with change and discovering that friends can be found in the most unlikely of places. Sophie has just moved to Paris and although it's a beautiful...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/08/2016
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Reader ReviewedThe Great Cycle Challenge
Chris Hoy - illustrated by Clare Elsom
The second in Chris Hoy's cycling-with-a-touch-of-magic series sees Fergus and his friends Daisy, Callum and Minnie form their own cycling team, Hercules' Hopefuls. They may not have brand new bikes, or fancy jerseys like their arch rivals Wallace's Winners, but...
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Format: Paperback | Released 25/02/2016
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Reader ReviewedThe Best Birthday Bike
Chris Hoy - illustrated by Clare Elsom
March 2016 Book of the Month For action-packed stories, combining real-life adventure with a touch of magic, Chris Hoy's Flying Fergus series is hard to beat. He's collaborated with accomplished children's author Joanna Nadin, a writer who knows her way...
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Format: Paperback | Released 25/02/2016
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