Ben Wood

Ben Wood

Ben Wood is a children’s illustrator. Best known for bringing famed Squishy Taylor to life, Ben creates engaging illustrations that resonate with readers young and old. Ben has really let loose in Andrew McDonald’s Real Pigeons series, and has woven illustrations throughout the story in a really fun way.

He has illustrated over 25 books, with several titles being a CBCA Notable in 2016 and 2017. When not in the studio, Ben runs presentations and workshops in schools across Australia.

Title List
  • Real Pigeons Fight Crime
  • Real Pigeons Eat Danger
  • Squishy Taylor and the Bonus Sister
  • Squishy Taylor and a Question of Trust 
  • Squishy Taylor and the Vase that Wasn't

Ben Wood's books