Katie Harnett

is an Illustrator and Author

Katie Harnett is an award-winning illustrator and author who is based in Sheffield. She has written and illustrated three picture books, is the illustrator of the Franklin’s Flying Bookshop series written by Jen Campbell, and also illustrates book covers and older fiction.   


She is represented by Andrea Morrison of Writers House.



Selected Clients

Flying Eye Books

Thames & Hudson

Walker Books

Text Publishing

Chronicle Books

Nosy Crow

Francis Lincoln

David Fickling Books


Selected for The Illustrators Exhibition at the Bologna Children's Book Fair 2012 & 2015

Recipient of the Bologna Children's Book Fair ARS IN FABULA Grant Award 2015

Nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal 2017

Shortlisted for the Independent Book Week Book Award 2019

Email Andrea Morrison for publishing enquiries

Email Katie for editorial & teaching enquiries