Jem Packer

Jem Packer is an award winning children’s author with a background in comedy and cartoon strip writing. His books have appeared in many languages in countries from Brazil to China via Turkey and Estonia and the long running strip he pens – It’s Grim Up North London – can be seen fortnightly in Private Eye. He has also worked in children’s TV, helping transfer his book series, Fleabag Monkeyface to the small screen as a CiTV animated TV show. Jem was lead writer, Associate Producer and wrote many of the 52 episodes.