A beautiful collection of favourite nursery stories illustrated by the award-winning illustrator Tony Ross. The perfect companion to THREE LITTLE KITTENS, also illustrated by Tony Ross.
Tony Ross was born in London and trained at the Liverpool School of Art. He has worked as a cartoonist, graphic designer, and art director of an advertising agency. He is now considered to be one of the finest children's illustrators in the country.He won the German Children's Book Prize for I'm Coming to Get You. Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and Tadpole's Promise won the Silver medal in the Smaries Prize 2003. He was the British choice for the Andersen Medal 2004.
"Retold and illustrated in a direct and child-friendly way. Ideal
for reading aloud." * Children's Bookseller *
"wonderfully illustrated collection and is perfect for reading aloud." -- steel, sue * Bookseller *
"This is a particularly good retelling with lots of crazy pictures which are fun rather than scary." * Blackbird Pie *
"This superb collection of all the old favourite nursery stories with Ross's hilarious illustrations is perfect for reading aloud." * Good Book Guide *
"...quirkily illustrated for very young children. The simple text is perfect for reading aloud at bedtime." * Irish Post *