Gillian McClure

News and events


Dog on Wheels at Sunny Sea has been published by Troika. This is the latest in my Dog on Wheels series with a third book, Dog on Wheels goes Snowboarding, coming soon.

You can read about the first Dog on Wheels book in an online review by Becca Farrelly and another by Andrea Reece - Love Reading 4Kids.

I've had two short videos made of me at work on a picture book which you can watch by going to my IMAGES page and clicking on the links. You can also find a link to my Instagram page there.

'Selkie' was included in an exhibition 'Between Worlds: Folklore and Fairy Tales from Northern Britain' at Durham University in 2018.

Here's a video clip of how the story started.



In September 2016 I was the Featured Artist for SCBWI Words and Pictures.

Some of my illustrations from Tog the Ribber are on display at the new Seven Stories Storylab gallery and are also featured in Drawn from the Archive, Hidden Histories of Illustration.

Here are two video clips about Tog the Ribber.

How Tog the Ribber started.


Audio Commentary on Tog the Ribber.


Here is an interview I did for Author/Illustrator Norika Matsubara.


I have a historic blog on writing and illustrating and here's a link to a Cambridge Library Group blog post about a talk I gave and a post about events I did for the Can't Put it Down blog.

Also, there is a pocast of an interview with Leigh Chambers on Cambridge 105, Bookmark. You can listen to it by clicking on this link:



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