JUDE DALY is an internationally acclaimed author and illustrator, renowned for her delicately detailed illustrations. Her books include The Gift of the Sun, To Everything There is a Season, Lila and the Secret of Rain and Thank You Jackson. She lives with her husband, the author and illustrator Niki Daly, in South Africa.
"Beautifully told and imaginatively illustrated, this book should be in all primary schools."* Books for Keeps 5 star review *
"A warm and inspiring story with a warm palette of colour adorning its pages. Delve in and learn more about friendship through a classic Indian folk tale."* Armadillo *
"Perfect for discussion with early years or primary children....Glowing African light radiates from every one of the illustrations."* Red Reading Hub *
"An unusual and thought-provoking book which shows we should never take things for granted."* Parents in Touch *
"Sweet illustrations and an updated ending to an old fable allow the moral to come through without the conflicts of earlier versions. Lovely."* Kirkus *