Author(s): Nick Butterworth
With delightful illustrations and easy to read text this is an ideal introduction to simple, short and often very funny stories, sharing truth, love and wisdom with young children.
Nick Butterworth is the author of many internationally acclaimed children's books. He is best known for his stories about Percy the Park Keeper. He has also written 'Jingle Bells', 'QPootle5', 'Tiger' and 'The Whisperer' which won the Gold Award at the Nestle Book Awards. Mick Inkpen is one of the top-selling picture book artists and writers in the world. The Kipper and Wibbly Pig stories have millions of readers worldwide. He has won the British Book Award twice for Lullabyhullaballoo and Penguin Small and the Children's Book Award for Threadbear. He has also been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Smarties Award three times, winning Bronze for Wibbly Pig's Silly Big Bear. In addition to this, Kipper won a BAFTA for best animated children's film in 1998.