Geraldine McCaughrean is an acclaimed novelist and writer of evocative retellings of legends, myths and historical material. She has received the Whitbread Award on three occasions, and was selected to write the sequel to J.M. Barrie's popular children's novel Peter Pan. 'McCaughrean could rewrite the shipping forecast and make it sound riveting...' The Sunday Telegraph DUBRAVKA KOLANOVIC, born 10.9.73, lives and works in Croatia. She studied at the Savannah College of Art and Design USA and went on to graduate from the Academy of Visual Arts in Zagreb in 1998. She has illustrated over 30 children's books, cartoon books and school textbooks as well as UNICEF's Christmas card. Her first picture picture book 'A Special Day ' won the Landmark Editions (USA) Golden Award. The agent tells us that Dubravka has also illustrated some cards which have been sold to Paper Rose. She says this is sold through Smiths and John Lewis.
"Vibrant...this [is] an excellent introduction to the Christmas story." --Trying to Go Green blog