FRANCESCA CRESPI has a background in theatre design from Milan, Italy. She is much admired internationally for the richness of her illustrations and her original use of paper-engineering in her books. Her other pop-up books for Frances Lincoln are The Nativity (ISBN 978-1-84507343-5)and Ding Dong, Merrily on High, Six Pop-Up Christmas Carols (ISBN 978-1 84507-861-4). Francesca divides her time between north London and Italy.
Francesca Crespi has illustrated many gift books for children. She is known for the richness of her illustrations and her original use of paper engineering in the design of her books.
Praise for "Ding Dong Merrily on High: " "Beautifully illustrated pop-up scenes." -- "Angels and Urchins"