Anna Claybourne

Anna Claybourne is the author of more than 100 children's books on all kinds of subjects, ranging from diseases, germs, creepy-crawlies and the human body to natural disasters, oceans, explorers and inventions. These include 100 Most Dangerous Things on the Planet (A&C Black), The Usborne Introduction to Genes and DNA and The World of Shakespeare (Usborne). She has travelled widely, likes making things, and plays the trombone. She lives in Edinburgh, Scotland with her family and cat.