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Philippe Coudray (born 24 March 1960) is a French author, artist, and photographer. He wrote and illustrated Guide des animaux cachés.


Philippe Coudray was born in Talence near Bordeaux in 1960. He is the twin brother of Jean-Luc Coudray, with whom he co-authored some albums. Both started their artistic activity in 1977, after a bachelor's degree. Philippe Coudray began by drawing birds in magazines.

In 2003, his works were selected for the promotion of youth books by Fnac and for the fight against illiteracy in France by the Minister of Youth and Sports .

Selected bibliography

  • Coudray, Philippe (2016) Guide des animaux cachés