Matt Ottley was delivered to Earth from an alternate universe in 1962. In this universe he is a multi-award winning picture book writer and illustrator. He spent his childhood in Papua New Guinea, and has travelled widely throughout the world (this being part of his job as an alien). He has worked as a stockman, barman, landscape gardener, flamenco guitarist and now works full time as an illustrator, writer and composer. Matt has had 15 picture books published and has been illustrating for The School Magazine for the past six years.
Find out more about Matt Ottley by visiting his website.