Alex Barrow is a London-based illustrator. He is the art director for and a regular contributor to OKIDO (the science and arts magazine for 3-7 year olds). He works with writer Gabby Dawnay on the 'If I Had a...' series that includes If I Had a Sleepy Sloth, If I Had a Dinosaur and If I Had an Octopus.

Alex and Gabby are also the duo behind A House for Mouse and A Song for Bear (both Thames & Hudson).