Jack, Zak and Casper, brave mariners three, were building a galleon down by the sea . . .
Helen Oxenbury has charmed generations with her illustrations. Winner of the Kate Greenaway and Nestle Smarties Prize, her books include We're Going on a Bear Hunt and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. She lives in London with her husband John Burningham. Peter Bently attended ten schools around the world and studied languages at Oxford. He started writing for children after becoming a parent and lives in Devon with his wife, Lucy, and children Theo and Tara.
[a] beautiful book, which can endure endless reads * The Times, Saturday Review *