PRAISE FOR DAVID MELLING'S PREVIOUS BOOKS:
1. A 'wonderfully comic little charmer ... Melling's illustrations are as snazzy and as snappy as his prose.' - THE GUARDIAN
2'It's funny and original and an absolute delight to read aloud - a perfect bedtime read.' - THE PARENTS GUIDE
3'The text is lively but it is the comic book-style illustrstions that steal the show.' - JUNIOR
4'A touching tale about the power of love.' - WATERSTONES BOOKS QUARTERLY
David Melling cleverly combines a humorous version of a traditional fairytale with fantastic illustrations... The goblins are hilarious and the illustrations really capture the imagination... Brilliant! (Child Education)
Jack Frost, a boy with a frozen touch, is taught magic in an enchanted forest by magical creatures and trees. But it's up to Jack to save this magic from the jealous and oh so stupid goblins!
About the Author
David Melling was born in Oxford. His father was a sculptor and David inherited his artistic leanings. David has received much recognition for his artistic talent. His book 'Brilliant the Dinosaur' (Pavillion) was shortlisted for the 1994 Smarties Book Award and 'What's that Noise?' (Hodder) was longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. He is married and lives with his wife and daughter in Oxfordshire.