Anthony Browne is the author of "Gorilla" (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Emil/Kurt Maschler Award), "Piggybook", "Willy the Chimp", "Willy the Wimp", "Willy and Hugh", "Changes", "The Tunnel", "I Like Books", "Look What I've Got", "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" (winner of the Emil/Kurt Maschler Award), "Hansel and Gretel", "Zoo" (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal) and "King Kong".
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Rika Lesser is a poet and translator of Swedish and German literature.
Paul Zelinsky was born in Evanston, Illinois. He attended Yale University, where he took a course with Maurice Sendak, which later inspired him to pursue a career in children's books. Afterwards he received a graduate degree in painting from Tyler School of Art, in Philadelphia and Rome. Paul Zelinsky lives in New York with his wife, Deborah, and the younger of their two daughters.Review:
"Without a doubt, it is the most beautiful fairy tale I’ve seen this year." —Elizabeth Bird, A Fuse #8 Production, School Library Journal
"Gorgeous... A sumptuous edition of the old fairy tale uses striking design to place readers in the forest with the children... the text has an appropriately old-fashioned feel that supports Schenker’s masterful interpretation." —Kirkus Reviews
"Sybille' Schenker's evocative and exquisite illustrations bring a quince beauty to this enduring fairy tale . . . . one of the most beautifully illustrated children's books I've read . . . . definitely a must have!" —mundiekids.blogspot.com
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