Kate Leake studied Children’s Illustration at the North Wales School of Art and Design. Her fresh, humorous style and innovative use of the computer has been highly acclaimed and she was runner-up in the 2004 Macmillan Prize for Illustration. Kate lives in Derbyshire.
Shortlisted for the 2010 Blue Peter 'Best Book with Facts' Award. An original, innovative and interactive atlas full of flaps to lift, revealing beautiful buildings, exotic animals and fabulous sights. Divided into the separate continents, each double page is crammed with information on sights and cultures to be seen all over the world as well as country borders and capital cities. Includes a giant world map poster.