Lara Hawthorne

Lara lives and works in Bristol. She studied illustration at Falmouth University, graduating in 2013.

Lara’s first illustrated book was Carol Ann Duffy’s 2016 Christmas poem, The King of Christmas, published by Picador. Since then she has been writing and illustrating her own picture books and non-fiction projects for Templar, and her gift edition of Silent Night (Frances Lincoln) will be followed by The Twelve Days of Christmas in 2020.