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    Mehrdokht Amini

          UK based illustrator


  • Clients : 

The British Museum Press,UK

Historic Royal Palaces, UK

Penguin Random House, US

Chronicle books,US
Random House,US
Harcourt Publishing,US
Overbrook Entertainment,US
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,US

Bill Smith Group,US

Langsoc, Inc,Korea

Lantana Publishing,UK

Yeowon Media,Korea

Cue Card Media Ltd,UK

Simon & Schuster, US

Lerner Publishing, US 

Otter-Barry Books, UK


 . Awards:


Chicken in the kitchen:

2016 best children's africana book award

Kate Greenaway nomination 2017

White Ravens 2016 honour list

Golden domes and silver lanterns:

American Library Association Notable Book 2013,

PubWest 2013 Book Design Awards Gold Winner,

Parents' Choice Approved Book,

Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of the Year, 2013,

CCBC Choices 2013


How the Olympics came to be:

Runner up of the best new Children's Product 2012 prize at the Ace awards ceremony March 2012,


.Participation in the prestigious Bratislava Bienniale of Illustration 2012

.Two times nomination for the Kate Greenaway Medal.



Orangery in Kensington Palace
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