A strong central character, with huge naughty boy appeal. These three madcap adventures read brilliantly by Morwenna Banks will have children rolling with laughter!
Giles Andreae is the author of Orchard's award-winning The Lion Who Wanted to Love (Children's Book Award Winner), and best-selling Rumble in the Jungle; Cock-a-doodle-do! Farmyard Hullabaloo; Commotion in the Ocean (shortlisted for the Nottinghamshire Children's Book Award) and Giraffes Can't Dance (Sheffield Children's Book of the Year - Commended). He lives in London. Nick Sharratt trained at Manchester Polytechnic and St Martin's School of Art where he graduated in graphic design. Since then he has illustrated numerous successful children's books, including most famously the Jacqueline Wilson novels. Several of his books have won and been shortlisted for awards, including the Sheffield Children's Book Award and The Children's Book Award. Giles and Nick have collaborated before on the hugely popular children's book, Pants.
It takes a certain amount of panache to carry off great community-saving exploits while wearing one's sister's frilly underpants... Lovely, frothy stuff. Kids will belly-laugh. -- The Guardian 20060701 For up-to-date fiction, Giles Andreae's Billy Bonkers is a real laugh. -- The Independent 20051201