Lou Carter grew up in Kent and spent most of her childhood playing music. Her work as a school teacher sparked her love of children’s picture books and funny fiction. She lives in Cambridge.
Lou's debut picture book There Is No Dragon in This Story (Bloomsbury) has been published in a record-breaking 18 international territories, and follow-up stories are underway.
After the success of Oscar the Hungry Unicorn (Orchard) comes the equally hilarious Oscar Eats Christmas.