After studying for BA (Hons) and MA degrees in English and American literature, Oakley Graham has been writing children's books ever since. He has penned over 200 children's books and has produced work for Penguin, Disney, School Specialty, Scholastic, Barnes & Noble, The Hayward Art Gallery London, Washington Corcoran Gallery of Art and Imagine That, to name but a few. Alexia studied illustration and visual communication at the University of Madrid, Spain. Since graduating, Alexia has specialised in children's book and greetings card illustration. Alexia's first published book, 'When I Dream of 123' has received critical praise and was highly commended at the Practical Preschool Awards. Alexia constantly reinvents her illustration style and she recently completed a Masters Degree in children's book illustration at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.