Sam graduated with distinction from the Cambridge School of Art MA, was awarded the Ronald Searle Award for Creativity and highly commended in the Macmillian Prize. Her debut The Extraordinary Gardener was longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and shortlisted for the Klaus Flugge Prize.
Sam lives in her home county of Devon with her husband and Hungarian Vizsla Monty. When she’s not illustrating Sam will be out scrambling mountains or walking the South West Coast Path.
Agent: Claire Cartey
Oxford University Press, TATE, Templar
Simon & Schuster, Penguin Random House