It was Boa’s birthday. It was going to be the best one ever. Or so he hoped. He invited his friends round.They would all bring him wonderful presents.Or would they?A hilarious tale to encourage young children to accept presents gracefully, from the award-winning team of Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross.
JEANNE WILLIS was born in St Albans and trained as an advertising copywriter at Watford College. She worked for various agencies creating press adverts and TV, cinema and radio commercials. She is now a full-time writer. Her hobbies include gardening, reading (non-fiction), natural history and collecting caterpillars. Jeanne has also worked on scripts for TV, includingPolly Pocket and The Slow Morris, and a pilot TV series for Dr Xargle. She lives in North London with her husband and two children.TONY ROSS has illustrated over 800 books, which are published all over the world.Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal andTadpole's Promise won the Silver Medal in the Smarties Prize 2003. He was the British choice for the Andersen Medal 2004. The Nanny Goat's Kid was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2010. He lives on the Welsh border.