Kathryn Cave

UK flag (b.1948)

Kathryn Cave is an award-winning British children's book author. She was awarded the very first international UNESCO prize for Children's and Young People's Literature in the Service of Tolerance for Something Else. The book was later made into a TV comic series by TV Loonland. Theatre company Tall Stories has adapted Something Else as a children's production, with a UK tour in Autumn 2009.

She has three children, Eleanor, Joseph and Alice, and five grandchildren. Kathryn has previously worked as an editor for Penguin and Basil Blackwell and currently works under contract for Frances Lincoln, an independent publishing house in north London.