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Jesse Hodgson - Illustrator

About the Illustrator

Jesse Hodgson studied Illustration in Bristol at the University of the West of England. She now lives and works in Bristol, where she has a studio space. She is the author and illustrator of several picture books.

Her Illustrations for Pongo received the 'Highly Commended' award in the 2012 Macmillan Children's Book Awards. 

Photo Credit: Elisa Cunningham

Featured books by Jesse Hodgson

Other books by Jesse Hodgson

Pip and the Bamboo Path

Pip and the Bamboo Path

Author: Jesse Hodgson Illustrator: Jesse Hodgson Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/02/2019

In the great forested heights of the Himalayas, a great many species live peacefully... but their lives are changing forever as humans cut down the trees that these creatures call home. As Pip and her family of red pandas are forced to find a new home, they support each other through their long, cold journey. When Pip becomes separated from the group and must continue on her own, she has to gather the courage to carry on in order to reunite with her family and friends. Will they be able to begin their new lives in this strange new place?

Tiger Walk

Tiger Walk

Author: Dianne Hofmeyr Illustrator: Jesse Hodgson Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/10/2018

One day Tom draws a tiger, inspired by his visit to the art gallery... That night, when Tom can't sleep, the tiger pads out of his drawing and purrs, Let's go for a walk! It's the beginning of a magical and life-changing adventure, as the tiger helps Tom to overcome some of his biggest fears.

Dark Sky Park readalong audio Poems from the Edge of Nature

Dark Sky Park readalong audio Poems from the Edge of Nature

Author: Philip Gross Illustrator: Jesse Hodgson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/07/2018

worm dreaming dreaming root and branch and whale and ant and dinosaur and dreaming you and me Black smokers, glacier worms and tardigrades... arctic terns, snow leopards and the Aleppo cat... living in the Abyss, conquering Everest, marvelling at the Northern Lights. An exciting and thought-provoking celebration of all that is extraordinary in the natural world. Includes fascinating information about the creatures depicted.

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