Thomas Taylor (artist)

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Thomas Taylor
Nationality British
Occupation Author, illustrator

Thomas Taylor is a British children's author and illustrator. He painted the cover art for the first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.[1]

He has written and illustrated several picture books, starting with George and Sophie's Museum Adventure in 1999, and has two children's novels, Haunters and Dan of the Dead, due to be published in 2012.[2]

Picture books[edit]

  • George and Sophie's Museum Adventure (1999)
  • The Chocolate Biscuit Tree (2001)
  • The Loudest Roar (2002)
  • The Biggest Splash (2005)
  • The Noisiest Night (2007)
  • Jack's Tractor (2009)
  • Little Mouse and the Big Cupcake (2010)
  • The Pets You Get (2012)
  • Too Many Tickles (2013)


  • Haunters (2012)
  • Dan and the Dead (2012)
  • Dan and the Caverns of Bone (2013)


  1. ^ Thorpe, Vanessa (20 January 2002). "Harry Potter beats Austen in sale rooms". The Observer (Guardian News and Media Limited). Retrieved 21 November 2010. 
  2. ^ Thomas Taylor at Fantastic Fiction

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