Niamh Sharkey is a multi-award winning author and illustrator from Ireland. She was Laureate na nOg (Irish Children's Laureate) from 2012 -2014 and is the creator and executive producer of Henry Hugglemonster, an animated pre-school series, on Disney Junior. She has won the Bisto Book of the Year Award and the Mother Goose Award for her Illustrative work on Tales of Wisdom and Wonder and was also joint winner of the Highland Children's Book Awards for I'm a Happy Hugglewug, the book which inspired the Hugglemonster series. Niamh lives in Dublin with her family. Find her online at www.niamhsharkey.com and on Twitter as @sharkeytweets.