Simon James is an award-winning author and illustrator of picture books for children. Among his acclaimed titles are Sally and the Limpet (9781406308464), My Friend Whale (9780744598056), The Day Jake Vacuumed (9781406308471) and Leon and Bob (9781406308495), which won the Smarties Book Prize Silver Medal and was nominated as the New York Times' Best Illustrated Book of the Year in 1997. Simon lives in Devon.
"* "An inventive addition to the library of picture books... This is a book that will appeal to readers of all ages." The School Librarian"