Barry likes the way that stories bring people together. He can often be found with pencil in hand, writing or drawing or both. He loves road movies, ghost trains and exploring forgotten side streets. Greg Abbott is an illustrator and designer based in West Sussex, England. He works with a variety of clients on all sorts of creative endeavours, but mostly as a children's illustrator on narrative and character driven projects. In between commissions Greg likes to experiment with new techniques and keeps himself busy with self-initiated personal projects, from developing story ideas and illustrations, to coding and automating things.
"A charming tale about taking the time to truly appreciate what we
have." -- Picture Books Blogger
"A story about appreciating what you have, the value of happiness and finding out what is important in life." -- Pocket Nannies
"This mousey tale gently introduces young readers to the emotion of envy and how it can make you feel." -- Library Girl and Book Boy
"A gentle and reassuring narrative that explores the meaning of 'home' and encourages readers to value the happiness to be found in the most familiar of places." -- Books for Topics
"This beautiful book has gone straight in to our all-time top 10." -- Ivy's Library
"This is a charming tale about learning to appreciate what you have and is a lesson on the perils of envying others." -- The School Librarian