Bernadette Watts has illustrated many well-reviewed books for children. She illustrates classic fairy tales, including The Three Little Pigs, her recent title, and also writes original stories, including The Smallest Snowflake. Watts created her first pic
"Her books generally display warm and pleasing colors that bathe
each image in an almost theater-like setting: the lights have been
dimmed, the curtain has been drawn, and the viewer has settled
back, invited into the magic unfolding in Bernadette s art and
stories."-Seven Impossible Things, Julie Danielson"
"Children will enjoy this collection for the well-told stories and the many full-page and double-page illustrations, which are notable for their evocative landscapes, fine use of line, and jewel-bright colors. A treasure trove for reading aloud." Carolyn Phelan, Booklist"