Jeanne Willis

The agency currently represents the film rights for Jeanne’s Carnegie Medal nominated book DUMB CREATURES.

Her astounding novel NAKED WITHOUT A HAT was shortlisted the Whitbread Best Children’s Book Award 2003.


She has written over forty children’s books for Andersen Press, HarperCollins, Ginn and Heinemann, including picture books, junior fiction, educational, poetry and lyrics.


She has twenty years experience as a copywriter and has created award-winning TV, cinema and radio commercials for clients such as British Gas, Heinz and Mencap.


Jeanne has also written education CD-Rom scripts for Dorland Kindersley and several television series including DR XARGLE for HTV/Cinar, MAISY for Polygram, DOG AND DUCK for United Films and BAFTA-shortlisted THE SLOW NORRIS for HTV/United.


As well as writing for live-action, Jeanne is experienced in animation and animatronics and is currently developing a drama series based on her book TINKERBILL. She has recently completed her first novel and has been commissioned to write a collection of humorous adult verse.

Jeanne Willis
is represented by:
Charlotte Knight
+44 20 3397 2901