A new picture book by bestselling picture book artist Debi Gliori The important theme of the ecological problems facing Planet Earth made accessible and fun! Nominated for the 2010 Kate Greenaway Award
Debi Gliori lives in Scotland. She is well known for both her picture books and her novels for children and has been shortlisted for all the major prizes, including the Kate Greenaway Medal twice and the Scottish Arts Council Award. Debi published her first book in 1990 and since then has published so many successful books that she has lost count. However, one of the most successful to date is No Matter What. Debi was the Shetland Islands' first Children's Writer-in-Residence.
'The combination of simple rhyming text and fantastical, detailed illustrations delivers a strong ecological message' The Scotsman 'Delightfully illustrated' The Sunday Telegraph 'Her richly illustrated cautionary tale ... gently introduces pre-schoolers to global warming ... It ends with the reassuring hope that we can change and make our world better' National Geographic 'Tackles global warming for pre-schoolers: no easy task but beautifully done as an allegory of wasteful dragons who heat the world by breathing fire' Sunday Express magazine