"[U]nusual and beautifully illustrated." --School Library Journal
"a really interesting fairy tale." --San Diego Book Review
About the Author
Nicola is an award-winning author, whose many books for children include The Promise (Green Earth Book Award 2015, Greenaway Shortlist 2015), Tiny (AAAS Subaru Prize 2015), and A First Book of Nature. She graduated in zoology, studied whales and bats and then worked for the BBC Natural History Unit. Underlying all Nicola s writing is the belief that a relationship with nature is essential to every human being, and that now, more than ever, we need to renew that relationship.