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Giles Andreae (Author) Giles Andreae is the author of many top selling, award-winning picture books. These include Rumble in the Jungle, Commotion in the Ocean and I Love My Mummy. However, it is for the international bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance that he is best known. Giles is also the creator of Purple Ronnie, Britain's favourite stickman, and of the artist/philosopher, Edward Monkton. These two ranges of greetings cards, books and merchandise have made Giles the country's top-selling living poet. Giles lives with his wife, Victoria, a children's clothes designer, and their four young children by the river in Oxfordshire. Katharine McEwen (Illustrator) Katharine McEwen has been illustrating since graduating from Kingston University in 1996. To date she has illustrated around 40 titles and is fortunate to have worked with some fantastic authors, such as Allan Ahlberg, Michael Rosen and Giles Andreae. She is currently embarking on becoming an authorstrator (or should that be illustrauthor?!), but finds the writing part enjoyable, but very tricky! When not illustrating books, Katharine attempts to throw pots (in a making them way, not an angry way) and is endeavouring to get better at it. She also loves a good movie, rummaging in a junk shops, chin-wagging with her chums and taking photographs.
A soaring treat. * School Librarian * Filled with plenty of high-action drama and wham-bam antics. * Junior * A superb bedtime read. * Bookseller * "A bedtime story which should go down a treat." * The Childrens Bookseller * "Vibrant superhero fun. Perfect for boys and reading aloud." * Bookseller * Vibrant superhero fun. Perfect for boys and reading aloud * Bookseller * Bedtime will never be the same again...riotous and atmospheric illustrations reinforce the enchantment in this exciting story * Norwich Evening News * Filled with plenty of high-action drama and wham-bam antics * Junior * A great slice of light-hearted fun * The Bookbag * A great story with strong, bright pictures * Northern Echo *