David Roberts and Alan McDonald

David Roberts was born in Liverpool. He studied Fashion Design and went to work as a fashion illustrator in Hong Kong and a couture milliner in England before becoming a full-time illustrator. He has now illustrated over 30 children’s books. David lives in London. He created the character Dirty Bertie and illustrated the books; the stories are written by Alan MacDonald.

Written by David Roberts and Alan McDonald for Oakhill:
Dirty Bertie: Fleas! & Worms!
Dirty Bertie: Pants! & Burp!
Dirty Bertie: Bogeys! & Crackers!
Dirty Bertie: Mud! and Yuck!
Dirty Bertie: Germs! & Loo!
Dirty Bertie: Fangs! & Fetch!
Dirty Bertie: Kiss! & Ouch!
Dirty Bertie: Pong! & Snow!
Dirty Bertie: Dinosaur! & Zombie!
Dirty Bertie: Pirate! & Scream!
Dirty Bertie: Jackpot! & Horror!
Dirty Bertie: Smash! & Fame!
Angela Nicely & Angela Nicely: Queen Bee!