The perfect book for all mums! A brilliant follow-up to the bestselling MY DAD.
ANTHONY BROWNE is the acclaimed author and illustrator of such prize-winning bestsellers as GORILLA (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Kurt Maschler Award), WILLY THE WIMP and ZOO (winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal). VOICES IN THE PARK won the 1998 Kurt Maschler Award and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Anthony was also the winner of the 2000 Hans Christan Andersen Award for Illustration.
Each spread is a perfectly conceived whole, each picture demanding
endless scrutiny . . . Original, unexpected, funny and typically
Browne -- Julia Eccleshare * Guardian *
The pictures are a delight, an easy function of the ordinary with the surreal, painted with clear-eyed detail. Very witty, very true. Small children will love Mum and so will parents -- Sally Williams * Independent *
It is full of caprice and oddity and wit -- Kate Kellaway * Observer *
This book will find ready readers in Browne's many fans who will enjoy inter-textual fun in recognition of his trademark images * Inis *
A joy of a book, a celebration of mum's everywhere * Carousel *