She has written adult novels and newspaper columns, children’s television series, children’s non-fiction, fiction and poetry. She is the author of more than 40 titles and has been translated into more than 12 languages. Her picture book The Promise won the Green Book Award in 2015, and she won the AAAS Subaru prize for Tiny in 2015.
Davies’ most recent publications include Whale Boy, the Heroes of the Wild series, six short novels which tell real conservation stories through the medium of fiction, and I Don’t Like Snakes, a picture book for 5-8 year olds. Davies has adapted her next picture book, The King of the Sky for the stage.
She is an ambassador and trustee for the conservation organisation The World Land Trust and has travelled around the world to participate in conservation projects.
Davies is currently working on a number of projects, among them a picture book about bowhead whales, a story about albatrosses, and a series of poems about the Ocean.
She lives in Wales.