Agent: Penny Holroyde
Thomas Docherty is an enormously talented author and illustrator. He studied metalwork and sculpture at college, but has always liked drawing and is very good at it. Thomas spends much of his time visiting schools and libraries, meeting his readers and helping them to create their own stories. He lives in Swansea with his wife Helen and two young daughters.
- Little Boat was shortlisted for the highly prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal in 2009
- To the Beach shortlisted for Cambridgeshire Children’s Picture Book Award, the Dundee Picture Book Award and the Inspiration Book Awards 2009
- Big Scary Monster shortlisted for the 2011 Coventry Inspiration Book Awards
- Ruby Nettleship shortlisted for the Hillingdon Picture Book of the Year Award 2011