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Gillian Shields is the author of several picture books for children including Ben and Gran and the Whole, Wide, Wonderful World illustrated by Katherine McEwen and published by Macmillan in 2004 and The Starlight Baby illustrated by Elizabeth Harbour and the Mermaid S.O.S series.She was born and brought up in Yorkshire, in the north of England. As she grew up, she had two passions:books and theater. Gillian's love of books led her to read English at St. Catharine's College, Cambridge. After university she studied acting in London. She then taught in a drama school, the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts

Genres: Young Adult Fantasy, Children's Fiction