Douglas Holgate


Douglas is the illustrator of the #1 New York Times Bestselling series, The Last Kids on Earth from Penguin Kids (Now also an Emmy winning Netflix animated series) and the co-creator and illustrator of the graphic novel Clem Hetherington and The Ironwood Race for Scholastic Graphix. 

He has worked for the last 20 years making books and comics for publishers around the world from his garage in Victoria, Australia. He lives with his family in the Australian bush on 5 acres surrounded by 80 million year old volcanic boulders and a large fat dog that could possibly be part polar bear.


  • Graphic Novel adaptation of Chris Grabenstein’s Escape from Mr Lemoncello’s Library. (Random House Graphic) – To be released 2023.
  • The Last Kids On Earth – Quint And Dirk’s Hero Quest (Penguin Kids) – To be released early 2022.


Douglas is repped by Shannon Associates.