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Meet the author

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Meet the author

Anna Jex writes under the name Nancy Rose. She is the creator of the Skipp the Sailor books and founder of Nancy Rose publishing. She lives in the Lake District, UK, which is the inspiration for Windy Waters.

(Photo credit: Anna Jex)

Meet the illustrator

Christopher Murphy is a professional caricature artist and pianist.

He lives in Arnside, Cumbria, on the edge of the English Lake District.

(Photo credit: Christopher Murphy)

Meet the illustrator

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