Allan Plenderleith is the creator of The Odd Squad, an award-winning
animator, a scriptwriter for children's TV
(Thomas & Friends, Horrid Henry, Tree Fu Tom, Noddy, Driver Dan's
Story Train, Tilly & Friends and many more)
and the author of over 40 books and a range of best-selling apps.
Surprisingly, although he is Scottish
and hardly ate any vegetables as child he ended up reasonably tall.