Al Rodin

Al Rodin is an award winning author, illustrator and painter, working from his studio in London, UK. He studied children’s book illustration at Cambridge School of Art and published his first book, Little Echo, in 2021, which was nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal. His second book, An Adventure for Lia and Lion was published by Puffin in 2023. Al loves drawing, and makes the art for his books with many different materials including oil, acrylic, watercolour, and collage. His paintings have been exhibited in galleries around Europe and Asia, and he was selected for lllustrators' Exhibition at the Bologna Children's Book Fair in 2019.

  • Winner Sebastian Walker award 2019

Praise for An Adventure for Lia and Lion

It has richly textured pictures, with layered brushstrokes of meadow and thunderstorm, and animals conjured in a few fine lines.

The Times Best Books for Children 2023

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