Emma Yarlett is an award-winning author, illustrator and typographer base in Falmouth, UK. From her studio by the sea, Emma works with international publishers, brands, festivals and media to create her distinctive illustrations and stories.
Emma’s bestselling book series Nibbles has sold over 1.5 million books across five continents, won numerous awards and accolades and has nibbled its way onto the bookshelves and imaginations of children across the world. Emma's self-penned picture books Santa Post, Beast Feast, Dragon Post, Orion and the Dark, Sidney Stella and the Moon and Poppy Pickle have all achieved global success, won numerous awards and led to international book tours, touring theatrical plays and further adaption into other media across the world.
Emma studied illustration at Falmouth University and graduated with first class honours in 2011. She began work on her first self-penned picture book Sidney, Stella and the Moon whilst still studying at university.
Emma lives in Falmouth, Cornwall with her husband Alex and daughter Beatrix.