Alexis Deacon

by | Aug 22, 2018 | BIB

Alexis Deacon, Geis: A Matter of Life and Death (Nobrow 2016) © 2016 Alexis Deacon

Alexis Deacon, Geis: A Matter of Life and Death (Nobrow 2016) © 2016 Alexis Deacon

Alexis Deacon, Geis: A Matter of Life and Death (Nobrow 2016) © 2016 Alexis Deacon

Alexis Deacon graduated from the University of Brighton in 2001, where he studied Illustration.

His picture books include I Am Henry Finch and the award-winning A Place to Call Home. Alexis Deacon was one of Booktrust's ten Best New Illustrators in 2008. His picture book Beegu was a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year and shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Alexis Deacon’s epic supernatural historical trilogy, Geis: A Matter of Life and Death, is published by Nobrow.

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