Jess French (Author)
Jess French is a nature lover, TV presenter, author, and qualified vet. She is known for her show on CBeebies, called 'Minibeast Adventure with Jess', which encourages children to explore the outdoors and get to know the bugs around them. She has written two books for DK, What a Waste, which tackles the subject of sustainability for children, and The Book of Brilliant Bugs, which explores the world of minibeasts. Jess is a keen conservationist and has a passion for oceans and the animal world.
Aleesha Nandhra (Illustrator)
Aleesha Nandhra - is an illustrator and printmaker from London. When not working on commissions she enjoys exploring narratives and themes such as nature, mental health, and music. She continues to create works on a freelance basis for clients including Google, The LA Times, The Barbican, and more