Hillsborough, Northern Ireland
Gemma O'Neill graduated from Falmouth University in 2011 with a BA (Hons) Degree in Illustration. Originally from the Causeway Coast, Gemma now lives in the heart of Hillsborough village. She got her first book deal after visiting Bologna Children’s Book Fair and her illustrated books have been published globally and nominated for numerous awards. As both an author and illustrator, Gemma is inspired by nature, history, travel and architecture.