Frann Preston-Gannon is a Greenaway nominated illustrator and was the first UK recipient of the Sendak Fellowship where she spent a month living with, and learning from, Maurice Sendak. Her first picture book, The Journey Home, was shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. I Am the Seed That Grew The Tree, which Frann illustrated, was published to great acclaim in autumn 2018. The Bad Day is her second book for Templar.