Chepstow House School

Authors and Illustrators

Lotte Moore

Lotte Moore reading the Magic


Lotte Moore is a local author who after many years of teaching dance music took to writing books for childre. Lotte came to read two of her books at our assembly. The children were delighted to hear about the Magic Teapot and Dixie’s surprising doughnuts.





Illona Rodgers painting Musgrove

Illona Rodgers

Illona Rodgers is the author of the Musgrove series. She is an artist and illustrator whose work has been shown in London, Paris, Moscow, New York and Dublin. Illona came to the school as part of 'World Book Day' in 2011. She introduced the children to her fictional character ‘Musgrove, the Nanny of Notting Hill’.   As well as hearing Ilona telling a lovely story the children watched as she drew the main characters.