Mike Gordon has now illustrated over three hundred children’s books, produced over 400 illustrated greeting card designs. Struck by the new and exciting opportunities unfolding in the world of digital publishing, Mike decided to launch Breadcrumb Books in 2011 with the help of his son Carl Gordon and writer Jean Alexander.
Cartooning has brought Mike literary awards and acclaim in worldwide competitions, adding to his international reputation as a top humorous illustrator. Named the 1988 cartoonist of the year in the UK, Mike has continued his successful career in California since 1993, gaining a nomination in the prestigious National Cartoonist Society Awards. The international publication of many of the titles illustrated by Mike means his work is seen in over eighteen countries.