About the artist

Ashley Spires

Ashley is the author and illustrator of many books including the best selling The Most Magnificent Thing and the Binky The Space Cat series. She is a drinker of tea, eater of candy and lover of cats. When she is not making books, she enjoys yoga and fostering orphan kittens for her local shelter. Ashley lives just outside Vancouver, British Columbia with her husband, her dog and far too many felines.

Ashley Spires's artwork featured on the 1997 Lost in a Book poster.

Other Work