Karen Phillipps was born in Sandakan and educated at Bedales School and Camberwell College of Arts and Technology, London, where she studied graphic design. Karen has illustrated numerous books on Asian wildlife, including A Field Guide to the Birds of Borneo, Sumatra, Java and Bali; Mammals of Borneo; A Colour Guide to Hong Kong Animals; Chim Vietnam; A Field Guide to Birds of China; The Birds of Hong Kong and South China; and The Birds of Sulawesi. Karen spent many years living in Hong Kong and travelling in Borneo and the Far East, and is currently resident in the Algarve, Portugal.
- Lynx Edicions Publications
- Natural History Bookstore