Jennifer Gray


Jennifer Gray is the author of the popular 7 book series of children’s books about a reformed cat burglar called Atticus Claw published by Faber. Titles in this series include: Atticus Claw Breaks The LawAtticus Claw Settles A ScoreAtticus Claw Lends A PawAtticus Claw Goes AshoreAtticus Claw Learns To Draw , Atticus Claw On The Misty Moor and Atticus Claw Hears A RoarAtticus Claw Breaks The Law was the category winner of the Red House Children’s Book Award and the Lancashire Fantastic Book Awards. It was also shortlisted for the Waterstones Book Prize Children’s Book Award.


Jennifer has also published a second, younger series of 4 books with Faber called Chicken Mission. There are 4 titles in the series: Danger in the Deep Dark Woods, The Curse of Fogsham Farm, The Mystery of Stormy Island and Chaos At Cluckbridge.


Jennifer’s series, Ermine The Determined launched in Autumn 2017 with Usborne. Trouble in New York and Stoat on Stage was followed by the third book in the series, Big London Treasure Hunt. All are fully illustrated and are aimed at 5-8 year olds.


Jennifer Gray is the co-author of the children’s book series, Guinea Pigs Online, published by Quercus. The titles in the series include, Guinea Pigs OnlineGuinea Pigs Online: Furry TowersGuinea Pigs Online: Viking VictoryGuinea Pigs Online: Christmas QuestGuinea Pigs Online: Bunny Trouble and, most recently, Guinea Pigs Online: The Ice Factor.


A further series, Puppies Online, is also published by Quercus. Titles include: Puppies Online: Treasure Hunt and Puppies Online: Puffin Patrol.


With co-author with Amanda Swift, Jennifer is working on a new book for Barrington Stoke called Magicat.


Jennifer divides her time between London and Perthshire and lives with her husband and four children.