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John Shelley

Biography

John Shelley

John Shelley studied children's book illustration at Manchester and debuted in London before skedaddling off to Tokyo for very many years, seeking the connection between Ukiyo-e and Ultraman. Establishing a studio in Tokyo, Shelley worked on illustration for a wide variety of clients from advertising to editorial, whilst producing children's books for publishers across the globe. He now divide his time between Japan and the UK, with agent representation in the US.

John Shelley

Books by John Shelley

Written by Marion Dane Bauer with illustrations by John Shelley - Fiction, Outdoor

Newbery Medalist Marion Dane Bauer's rhythmic text combines with John Shelley's illustrations that celebrate the season in a burst of color, as the woods transform from a moonlit winter wonderland to a wonderfully bright floral scene.