Anthony Browne is one of the most celebrated author-illustrators working today. Children's Laureate from 2009 to 2011 and winner of multiple awards - including the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal and the much-coveted Hans Christian Andersen Award - Anthony is renowned for his unique style. His work is loved and admired all around the world. Anthony lives in Canterbury, Kent.
An insightful exploration of anxiety, emotions and facing your fears, told in an engaging, accessible style. * The Bookseller * Browne handles depression and anxiety from a fully accessible child-friendly perspective, creating a gentle, perceptive story full of insight and understanding and offering a positive resolution to a sensitive subject. beautiful, eye-catching illustrations add extra depth to the story making this an invaluable tool for parents, teacher and the youngest children. * Lancashire Evening Post * This brilliant portrayal of what it feels like to have depression or anxiety shows a young mind how their `cloud of sorrow' can hold them captive until they realise that it will go by learning to face their fears. A great book to share in the classroom. * South Wales Evening Post * An insightful look at childhood fears from this award-winning author and illustrator. * Booktrust * "This latest picture book about the lovable Willy will delight the threes-plus and make them smile, even in cloudy February." * Newbury Weekly News *