* Short, simple text is perfect for foreign language learning * Beautifully detailed woodcuts * Perfect read aloud and bedtime story. * The author is also well known and respected. Her book, Daniel's Train, was shortlisted for the Smarties Prize. * Excellent translation, preserving all the character of the original text * Also available: Bilingual French/English and Polish/English editions
Angela McAllister took a degree in Humanities at Middlesex College and then began illustrating books. She has written over 30 books for children, some of which she has also illustrated. Jonathan Heale studied typography and fine art at the Royal College of Art. He now works in oils and woodcuts, and his hand-painted china is much sought after.