Jion Sheibani's debut picture book Lily and the Polar Bears has just been published by one of the world's great publishing houses, Faber & Faber.
Jion, born in Liverpool, grew up in Brighton and was in Williams House from 1997-02, after which she read English at Sommerville College, Oxford. Jion now lives in Paris, where she runs her own English language school for children Anglofun, with her husband. To read more about Jion's work click here.
We absolutely love the Brighton inspired illustrations in Lily and the Polar Bears and we look forward to keeping up to date with Jion's work!