Colin DannColin Dann (born 10 March 1943 in Richmond, Surrey) is an English author. He is best known for his ''The Animals of Farthing Wood'' series of books, which was subsequently made into an animated series.
Dann worked at the publishing firm William Collins, Sons & Co. for thirteen years, and his first novel, ''The Animals of Farthing Wood'', was written during this period. The original cover for this and a dozen others was painted by Portal artist Frances Broomfield. Provided by Wikipedia